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Photo, Print, Drawing Preparations for Khmer New Year celebration at Khmer Village: food preparation and construction of stage for musicians, Houston, Texas

About this Item

Title

  • Preparations for Khmer New Year celebration at Khmer Village: food preparation and construction of stage for musicians, Houston, Texas

Names

  • Proschan, Frank (Photographer)

Created / Published

  • Houston, Texas, April 24, 1982

Headings

  • -  Cambodian Americans
  • -  Ethnography
  • -  Photographs
  • -  Documentary photographs
  • -  United States -- Texas -- Houston

Genre

  • Ethnography
  • Photographs
  • Documentary photographs

Notes

  • -  Index data: 0, Sam Eouy (back); CHLONG (hidden); DUANG; SUM Sok Chea Ky (leaning on car; MOUK Phon (hammering); unknown child; Seila HENG; 2, SAM Eouy; DUANG; CHLONG; unknown child; MOUK Phon; Seila HENG; unknown child; 7, Mrs. YIN Khorn; Mrs. THACH Khen (Sophia BUT); unknown; Mrs. LENG (THANG Ay) back to camera; 10,11, Mrs. LENG (THANG Ay) back to camera; Mrs. YIN Khorn; Mrs. THACH Khen (Sophia BUT); 12, Mrs, LENG (THANG Ay); 13, Mrs, YIN Khorn; Mrs. THACH Khen (Sophia BUT); 14, 15, 16, MEAS Houm; Mrs. LENG (THANG Ay); 17, 18, 19, Mrs. LENG (THANG Ay); 20, 21, 22, 24, Mrs. LENG (THANG Ay); Mrs. YIN Khorn; 23, Mrs. YIN Khorn; 30, Seila HENG (hidden by arm); THACH Seth; Det (girl); LIM Seth (standing); CHLONG (kneeling); 31, LIM Cheng Tech (with hammer); 32, MOUK Phon (with hammer); 33, DUANG; unknown father and child; MOUK Phon; 34, 35, MOUK Phon (with hammer); 36, THACH Seth (standing); LIM Seth (standing); CHLONG (standing); SAM Eouy (standing); Seila HENG (kneeling left with hammer); LIM Tej Ching (kneeling right with hammer); 37, add, at far right, CHUNG Houng; ADD, frame 9, Mrs. THACH Khen (Sophia BUT); two unknown women; MEAS Hum; Mrs. LENG (THANG Ay) with back to camera

Medium

  • 35 mm black-and-white film negatives

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Call number: AFC 1993/001: 195777-2

Source Collection

  • Ethnic Heritage and Language Schools in America Project collection (AFC 1993/001)

Repository

  • American Folklife Center

Digital Id

Online Format

  • image

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Credit line: Ethnic Heritage and Language Schools in America Project collection (AFC 1993/001), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Proschan, Frank. Preparations for Khmer New Year celebration at Khmer Village: food preparation and construction of stage for musicians, Houston, Texas. Houston United States Texas, 1982. Houston, Texas. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1993001_195777_02/.

APA citation style:

Proschan, F. (1982) Preparations for Khmer New Year celebration at Khmer Village: food preparation and construction of stage for musicians, Houston, Texas. Houston United States Texas, 1982. Houston, Texas. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1993001_195777_02/.

MLA citation style:

Proschan, Frank. Preparations for Khmer New Year celebration at Khmer Village: food preparation and construction of stage for musicians, Houston, Texas. Houston, Texas. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1993001_195777_02/>.