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Photo, Print, Drawing Wedding of Sopheap Kuth and Pen Hing at the home of Pen Hing's mother, Mrs. Chounn Chen, Lowell, Massachusetts; Wedding reception held at Lin Gardens Restaurant, Dracut, Massachusetts

About this Item

Title

  • Wedding of Sopheap Kuth and Pen Hing at the home of Pen Hing's mother, Mrs. Chounn Chen, Lowell, Massachusetts; Wedding reception held at Lin Gardens Restaurant, Dracut, Massachusetts

Names

  • Lueders-Booth, John, 1935- (Research team member)
  • DeNatale, Douglas (Research team member)
  • Taylor, David Alan, 1951- (Photographer)

Created / Published

  • September 27, 1987

Headings

  • -  Folklore--Massachusetts
  • -  Photographs
  • -  Ethnography
  • -  Documentary photographs
  • -  United States -- Massachusetts -- Lowell
  • -  United States -- Massachusetts -- Dracut

Genre

  • Photographs
  • Ethnography
  • Documentary photographs

Notes

  • -  Index data: These photos document the second day of a two-day Cambodian wedding. Images 3-16 were taken at the home of Mrs. Chhoun Chen (the mother of the bride), 20 N. Franklin Street, Lowell, Massachusetts. Images 17-22 were taken during the wedding reception held at the Lin Gardens Restaurant, Dracut, Massachusetts. 2-3, Bride, Pen Hing, and groom, Sopheap Muth, (standing) pose for photos with unidentified wedding guests; 5-16, Bride and groom pose for photos; 17-21, Female wedding guests prepare sweets at Lin Gardens Restaurant; 22, Young wedding guests waltz.

Medium

  • 35 mm black-and-white film negatives

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Call number: AFC 1987/042: LFP-DT-271

Source Collection

  • Lowell Folklife Project collection (AFC 1987/042)

Repository

  • American Folklife Center

Online Format

  • image

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Credit line: Lowell Folklife Project collection (AFC 1987/042), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Lueders-Booth, John, Douglas Denatale, and David Alan Taylor. Wedding of Sopheap Kuth and Pen Hing at the home of Pen Hing's mother, Mrs. Chounn Chen, Lowell, Massachusetts; Wedding reception held at Lin Gardens Restaurant, Dracut, Massachusetts. United States Lowell Dracut Massachusetts, 1987. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1987042_dt_271/.

APA citation style:

Lueders-Booth, J., Denatale, D. & Taylor, D. A. (1987) Wedding of Sopheap Kuth and Pen Hing at the home of Pen Hing's mother, Mrs. Chounn Chen, Lowell, Massachusetts; Wedding reception held at Lin Gardens Restaurant, Dracut, Massachusetts. United States Lowell Dracut Massachusetts, 1987. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1987042_dt_271/.

MLA citation style:

Lueders-Booth, John, Douglas Denatale, and David Alan Taylor. Wedding of Sopheap Kuth and Pen Hing at the home of Pen Hing's mother, Mrs. Chounn Chen, Lowell, Massachusetts; Wedding reception held at Lin Gardens Restaurant, Dracut, Massachusetts. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1987042_dt_271/>.