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Photo, Print, Drawing Wedding of Pen Hing and Sopheap Kuth, at residence of Chhoun Chen, Lowell, Massachusetts

About this Item

Title

  • Wedding of Pen Hing and Sopheap Kuth, at residence of Chhoun Chen, Lowell, Massachusetts

Names

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

Created / Published

  • September 26, 1987

Headings

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

Genre

  • Photographs
  • Ethnography
  • Documentary photographs

Notes

  • -  Index data: The following photographs were made of a Cambodian wedding at the residence of Chhoun Chen, 20, N. Franklin St., Lowell, Ma. Mrs. Chhoun Chen's daughter Pen Hing is the bride and Sopheap Kuth is the groom. 1, In back row, left to right: Sopheap Kuth, Hing Pen In front row, left to right: Chhoun Chen, two of Sopheap Kuth's relatives; 2, Back row: unidentified person, Sopheap Kuth, Hing Pen, unidentified person Front row: Chhoun Chen, unidentified person; 3, Back row: Sopheap Kuth, Hing Pen, unidentified person, Chhoun chen Front row: Vath Ouk (Vann Pen's mother); 4-5, Unidentified persons; 6-7, Sopheap Kuth, Hing Pen, Vann Pen, Sokha (Sopheap's brother); 8, John Massey (Buddhist monk), Sao Khun, Noy Pen; 9, Monks blessing bride and groom. John Massey, Sao Khun, Noy Pen, Sopheap's grandmother, unidentified person, Sopheap Kuth; 10-12, Unidentified persons; 13, John Massey, Sao Khun; 14-15, Long view of monks blessing couple; 16, Middle view of monks blessing couple; 17-19, Sopheap Kuth and Hing Pen receiving blessing; 20, Middle view of monks blessing couple

Medium

  • 35 mm color slide

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Call number: AFC 1987/042: LFP-JB-C018

Source Collection

  • Lowell Folklife Project collection (AFC 1987/042)

Repository

  • American Folklife Center

Online Format

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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:

DeNatale, Douglas, David Alan Taylor, and John Lueders-Booth. Wedding of Pen Hing and Sopheap Kuth, at residence of Chhoun Chen, Lowell, Massachusetts. United States Massachusetts Lowell, 1987. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1987042_jb_c018/.

APA citation style:

Denatale, D., Taylor, D. A. & Lueders-Booth, J. (1987) Wedding of Pen Hing and Sopheap Kuth, at residence of Chhoun Chen, Lowell, Massachusetts. United States Massachusetts Lowell, 1987. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1987042_jb_c018/.

MLA citation style:

DeNatale, Douglas, David Alan Taylor, and John Lueders-Booth. Wedding of Pen Hing and Sopheap Kuth, at residence of Chhoun Chen, Lowell, Massachusetts. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1987042_jb_c018/>.