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Photo, Print, Drawing Tintamarre, Grande Riviere Festival, Van Buren, Maine

About this Item

Title

  • Tintamarre, Grande Riviere Festival, Van Buren, Maine

Names

  • Brassieur, C. Ray (Research team member)
  • Whitman, David A., 1950- (Photographer)

Created / Published

  • Van Buren, Maine, July 14, 1991

Headings

  • -  Folklore--Maine
  • -  Photographs
  • -  Ethnography
  • -  Documentary photographs
  • -  United States -- Maine -- Aroostook County -- Van Buren

Genre

  • Photographs
  • Ethnography
  • Documentary photographs

Notes

  • -  Index data: These images document the Tintamarre at the annual Grande Riviere Festival. See MAP-DW-C046 for more information; 1-5, People gather in parking lots with their noisemaking devices prior to the procession to the international bridge; 6-15, The procession begins; smaller groups of people from various lots and street corners join as the larger group passes by; 16-19, The procession passes by the U.S. Customs Service building and on to the international bridge to meet the Canadian noisemakers; 20, Canadians on the bridge for the noisemaking contest

Medium

  • 35 mm color slide

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Call number: AFC 1991/029: DW-C047
  • Field project identifier: MAP-DW-C047

Source Collection

  • Maine Acadian Cultural Survey collection (AFC 1991/029)

Repository

  • American Folklife Center

Digital Id

Online Format

  • image

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Credit line: Maine Acadian Cultural Survey collection (AFC 1991/029), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Brassieur, C. Ray, and David A Whitman. Tintamarre, Grande Riviere Festival, Van Buren, Maine. United States Van Buren Maine Aroostook County, 1991. Van Buren, Maine. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1991029_dw_c047/.

APA citation style:

Brassieur, C. R. & Whitman, D. A. (1991) Tintamarre, Grande Riviere Festival, Van Buren, Maine. United States Van Buren Maine Aroostook County, 1991. Van Buren, Maine. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1991029_dw_c047/.

MLA citation style:

Brassieur, C. Ray, and David A Whitman. Tintamarre, Grande Riviere Festival, Van Buren, Maine. Van Buren, Maine. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1991029_dw_c047/>.