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Photograph of Gilbert Dove and Hazel Petrey preparing the altar for their wedding. They had collected pine-bough and mountain laurel from the surrounding area and used it to decorate the church for their ceremony. 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, HSSS 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. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Signed by: Joe Clark, HBSS

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Clark, Joe. [Preparing the altar for the wedding], photograph, June 14, 1941; (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc489413/m1/1/: accessed April 19, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.

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