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Photo, Print, Drawing Clark's Creek Progressive Primitive Baptist Church service, Patrick County, Virginia

About this Item

Title

  • Clark's Creek Progressive Primitive Baptist Church service, Patrick County, Virginia

Names

  • Mullen, Patrick B., 1941- (Research team member)
  • Owen, Blanton, 1949-1998 (Research team member)
  • Adler, Thomas A. (Photographer)

Created / Published

  • Ararat, Patrick County, Virginia, October 1978, 9

Headings

  • -  Folklore--Virginia
  • -  Blue Ridge Parkway (N.C. and Va.)
  • -  Photographs
  • -  Ethnography
  • -  Documentary photographs
  • -  United States -- Virginia -- Patrick County -- Ararat

Genre

  • Photographs
  • Ethnography
  • Documentary photographs

Notes

  • -  Index data: 1, Preparation for offering; 2, Owen and Mullen recording; 3-6, Blessing asked before offering taken; 7-8, Pianist preparing to accompany choir; 9-11, Mrs. Brim and choir; 12, 13, Portraits of families, friends in congregation; 14-16, Mrs. Fred Brim, singing with choir; 17, Close-up of the pianist's hands, keyboard; 18-20, Preacher at table, choir standing behind, singing; 21-23, Mrs. Fred Brim singing with choir; 24, Congregation, much more filled-in by this time; 25, 26, Little girl ignoring the singing, looking at me; 27, 28, Preacher and elders standing, singing with choir; 29, Blanton Owen running a Nagra tape recorder; 30, Preacher beginning his sermon; 31, 32, Pat Mullen taking pictures; 33-38, Offering taken: Members of congregation file past table, leaving money in collection plate

Medium

  • 35 mm black-and-white film negatives

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Call number: AFC 1982/009: 20398-7

Source Collection

  • Blue Ridge Parkway Folklife Project collection, 1977-1981 (AFC 1982/009)

Repository

  • American Folklife Center

Online Format

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Credit line: Blue Ridge Parkway Folklife Project collection (AFC 1982/009), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Mullen, Patrick B, Blanton Owen, and Thomas A Adler. Clark's Creek Progressive Primitive Baptist Church service, Patrick County, Virginia. United States Virginia Ararat Patrick County, 1978. Ararat, Patrick County, Virginia, October , 9. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1982009_20398_07/.

APA citation style:

Mullen, P. B., Owen, B. & Adler, T. A. (1978) Clark's Creek Progressive Primitive Baptist Church service, Patrick County, Virginia. United States Virginia Ararat Patrick County, 1978. Ararat, Patrick County, Virginia, October , 9. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1982009_20398_07/.

MLA citation style:

Mullen, Patrick B, Blanton Owen, and Thomas A Adler. Clark's Creek Progressive Primitive Baptist Church service, Patrick County, Virginia. Ararat, Patrick County, Virginia, October , 9. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1982009_20398_07/>.