[Gilbert Dove shaves for his wedding] Metadata

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  • Main Title [Gilbert Dove shaves for his wedding]
  • Series Title Joe Clark, HBSS, 1939-1989
  • Series Title Tennessee Select
  • Series Title Mountain Wedding


  • Photographer: Clark, Joe
    Creator Type: Personal


  • Creation: 1941-06-15


  • No Language


  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.
  • Content Description: Photograph of Gilbert Dove shaving in front of a mirror before his wedding to Hazel Petrey. Narrative by Junebug Clark: More images and information can be found in the July 28, 1941 issue of Life Magazine, pages 82-85 in the story “Life Magazine Goes to a Kentucky Wedding.” Also in the Joe Clark, HBSS book “Country Wedding," published in 1974. Additionally a 1982 photo of Hazel and Gilbert can be found in Joe’s Tennessee Scrapbook. All are in this Clark Family Collection.


  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Customs - Weddings
  • Keyword: Country Wedding
  • Keyword: Appalachia
  • Keyword: Mirrors
  • Keyword: Grooming
  • Named Person: Dove, Gilbert
  • Keyword: mountain wedding
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Homes

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Coverage Date: 1941-06-15
  • Place Name: United States - Kentucky - Bell County - Frakes
  • Historic Place Name: Germany, Kentucky
  • Time Period: mod-tim


  • Is Format Of: [Gilbert Dove shaves before his wedding(1)], ark:/67531/metadc499889; [Gilbert Dove shaves for his wedding(2)], ark:/67531/metadc499244
  • [Gilbert Dove shaves for his wedding(2)] - ark:/67531/metadc499244


  • Name: Clark Family Photography Collection
    Code: CFPC


  • Name: UNT Libraries Special Collections
    Code: UNTA


  • Rights Statement: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Special Collections department. Copyright restrictions may apply.

Resource Type

  • Photograph


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: UNTA_AR0749-002-0018-0013
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc489125


  • Display Note: 5450 (crossed out)