Photo, Print, Drawing Image 1 of Mae Mulcahy, Irish American concertina player, Butte, Montana; Wedding of Mitrianne Popovich and Carl Oreskovich at the Holy Trinity Orthodox Christian Church (Serbian), Butte, Montana

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Title
Mae Mulcahy, Irish American concertina player, Butte, Montana; Wedding of Mitrianne Popovich and Carl Oreskovich at the Holy Trinity Orthodox Christian Church (Serbian), Butte, Montana
Contributor Names
Stanton, Gary Ward, 1946- (Collector)
Johnson, Paula J., 1954- (Collector)
Toelken, Barre, 1935- (Collector)
Johnson, Paula J., 1954- (Photographer)
Created / Published
Butte, Montana,
Subject Headings
-  Irish Americans
-  Serbian Americans
-  Photographs
-  Ethnography
-  United States -- Montana -- Butte
Genre
Photographs
Ethnography
Notes
-  Note: Online digital image numbers may be offset by 1 or 2 digits from the film negative frame numbers.
-  Index data: Film negative frame numbers, descriptions: at the home of Mae Mulcahy, Butte MT (28 August 1979): 0-7, Mae Mulcahy in her home in Butte, MT; 8-10, May Mulcahy and her concertina; 11-13, sign in the Mulcahy living room, "God made the Irish No. 1"; 14, random exposure; at the wedding of Mitriann Popovich and Carl Oreskovich at the Holy Trinity Orthodox Christian Church (Serbian Orthodox Patriarchate), Butte, MT (1 September 1979): 15, Rev, Dositei Obradovich conducting the traditional Serbian wedding ceremony; 16-23, the crowning ceremony (bride and groom are crowned and wear crowns for a portion of the ceremony), the photographer's notes state that "the crowns are signs of the glory and honor with which God crowns the bride and groom during the sacrament, [they] symbolize that the bride and groom are queen and king of their own little kingdom, the home; 24-25, the crowning ceremony, and the couple's hands tied together by a white cloth; at the wedding reception for Mitriann Popovich (now Oreskovich) and Carl Oreskovich in the Parish Center, next door to the Holy Trinity Orthodox Christian Church (Serbian Orthodox Patriarchate), Butte, MT: 26-29, buffet table with chaud-froid, chicken with gelatin glaze; the photographer's note state that "this is not a Serbian tradition"; 30-31, additional food table at reception; 32, guests at food table; 33-34, at right, the bride's brother, Milton Popovich II at the buffet; 35, Rev. Obradovich (seated) and bride's father, Milton Popovich; 36-37, tables of guests.
Medium
35 mm black-and-white film negatives
Call Number/Physical Location
Call number: AFC 1981/005: 85204
Source Collection
Montana Folklife Survey collection (AFC 1981/005)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Language
English
Online Format
image
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Chicago citation style:

Stanton, Gary Ward, Paula J Johnson, Barre Toelken, and Paula J Johnson. Mae Mulcahy, Irish American concertina player, Butte, Montana; Wedding of Mitrianne Popovich and Carl Oreskovich at the Holy Trinity Orthodox Christian Church Serbian, Butte, Montana. Butte Montana United States, 1979. Butte, Montana. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_85204/.

APA citation style:

Stanton, G. W., Johnson, P. J., Toelken, B. & Johnson, P. J. (1979) Mae Mulcahy, Irish American concertina player, Butte, Montana; Wedding of Mitrianne Popovich and Carl Oreskovich at the Holy Trinity Orthodox Christian Church Serbian, Butte, Montana. Butte Montana United States, 1979. Butte, Montana. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_85204/.

MLA citation style:

Stanton, Gary Ward, et al. Mae Mulcahy, Irish American concertina player, Butte, Montana; Wedding of Mitrianne Popovich and Carl Oreskovich at the Holy Trinity Orthodox Christian Church Serbian, Butte, Montana. Butte, Montana. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_85204/>.