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Photo, Print, Drawing Wedding of Mitriann Popovich and Carl Oreskovich, Holy Trinity Orthodox Christian Church (Serbian), Butte, Montana; Mesnik ranch, beaverslide hay stacker, Opportunity, Montana

About this Item

Title

  • Wedding of Mitriann Popovich and Carl Oreskovich, Holy Trinity Orthodox Christian Church (Serbian), Butte, Montana; Mesnik ranch, beaverslide hay stacker, Opportunity, Montana

Names

  • Stanton, Gary Ward, 1946- (Collector)
  • Johnson, Paula J., 1954- (Collector)
  • Toelken, Barre, 1935- (Collector)
  • Toelken, Miiko (Collector)
  • Stanton, Gary Ward, 1946- (Photographer)

Created / Published

  • Butte, Montana; Opportunity, Montana; Big Hole River Valley, Montana, September 1, 1979 - September 2, 1979

Headings

  • -  Marriage customs and rites
  • -  Serbian Americans
  • -  Orthodox Eastern church buildings
  • -  Haying equipment
  • -  Log buildings
  • -  Photographs
  • -  Ethnography
  • -  United States -- Montana -- Butte
  • -  United States -- Montana -- Beaverhead County
  • -  United States -- Montana -- Opportunity

Genre

  • Photographs
  • Ethnography

Notes

  • -  Note: Online digital image numbers may be offset by 1 or 2 digits from the film negative frame numbers.
  • -  Index data: Film negative frame numbers, descriptions: wedding ceremony of Mitrianne Popovich and Carl Oreskovich at Holy Trinity Orthodox Christian Church (Serbian Orthodox Patriarchate), Butte MT (1 September 1979): 1-4, ceremonial table with crucifix, Bible, candles, and chalice before the wedding; 5, Father Dositei Obradovich; 6, Mark MacDonald (member of wedding party); 7-8, Father Obradovich; 9, groom Carl Oreskovich wearing the wedding crown; [10-11, Father Obradovich;] [12] main altar at the church; scenes of Butte MT (1 September 1979): 10 [13], John Harrington's roominghouse; 11-12 [14-15], looking west on Granite St., Butte; 16-17, looking at Butte from the flat near the Serbian church; 18-20, Holy Trinity Orthodox Christian Church (Serbian Orthodox Patriarchate); scenes near Opportunity MT (2 September 1979): 21-24 [21-23], John Mesnik's beaverslide hay stacker; [24-25, farm scene;] 26-28, rocky field described by photographer as abandoned farm on state highway 274; 29-33, abandoned log building on state highway 274; 34-37 [34-36a], landscape with haystacks and cattle near Mudd Creek, in the Big Hole River area. Initial frame numbers as typed in photographer's log sheets; frame numbers in square brackets as assigned at time of scanning.

Medium

  • 35 mm black-and-white film negatives

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Call number: AFC 1981/005: 85199

Source Collection

  • Montana Folklife Survey collection (AFC 1981/005)

Repository

  • American Folklife Center

Digital Id

Online Format

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Credit line: Montana Folklife Survey collection (AFC 1981/005), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Stanton, Gary Ward, Paula J Johnson, Barre Toelken, Miiko Toelken, and Gary Ward Stanton. Wedding of Mitriann Popovich and Carl Oreskovich, Holy Trinity Orthodox Christian Church Serbian, Butte, Montana; Mesnik ranch, beaverslide hay stacker, Opportunity, Montana. Opportunity United States Butte Montana Beaverhead County, 1979. Butte, Montana; Opportunity, Montana; Big Hole River Valley, Montana, September 1, - September 2. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_85199/.

APA citation style:

Stanton, G. W., Johnson, P. J., Toelken, B., Toelken, M. & Stanton, G. W. (1979) Wedding of Mitriann Popovich and Carl Oreskovich, Holy Trinity Orthodox Christian Church Serbian, Butte, Montana; Mesnik ranch, beaverslide hay stacker, Opportunity, Montana. Opportunity United States Butte Montana Beaverhead County, 1979. Butte, Montana; Opportunity, Montana; Big Hole River Valley, Montana, September 1, - September 2. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_85199/.

MLA citation style:

Stanton, Gary Ward, et al. Wedding of Mitriann Popovich and Carl Oreskovich, Holy Trinity Orthodox Christian Church Serbian, Butte, Montana; Mesnik ranch, beaverslide hay stacker, Opportunity, Montana. Butte, Montana; Opportunity, Montana; Big Hole River Valley, Montana, September 1, - September 2. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_85199/>.