Description: Photograph of mountain laurel growing along the banks of a river. There is a scythe visible hanging in a tree in the right of the photo. Hazel Petrey and Gilbert Dove collected pine-baugh and mountain laurel to decorate the Sunny View Methodist Church for their wedding. Narrative by Junebug Clark: More images and information can be found in the July 28, 1941 issue of Life Magazine, pages 82-85 in the story “Life Magazine Goes to a Kentucky Wedding.” Also in the Joe Clark, HBSS book “Country Wedding," published in 1974. Additionally, a 1982 photo of Hazel and Gilbert can be found in Joe’s Tennessee Scrapbook. All are in the Clark Family Photography Collection.
Date: June 14, 1941
Creator: Clark, Joe
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