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British-American wedding, Pembina County, N.D.
British-American wedding, Pembina County, N.D.
TitleBritish-American wedding, Pembina County, N.D.
Date of Originalbetween 1890 and 1905?
DescriptionThis photograph shows a wedding. The bride and groom stand at center, while the other two individuals stand at either side. Notice all of the people have their eyes closed. Above their heads an American and British flag can be seen.
General SubjectPeople
Women
Social Life & Customs
Subject (LCTGM)Wedding clothing & dress
Weddings
Flower arrangements
Flags
Brides
Grooms (Weddings)
LocationPembina County (N.D.)
Decade1890-1899
1900-1909
Item NumberPCHS-5133
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Dimensions of Original13 x 18 cm
NotesTitle created by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryThe name Pembina is derived from the Chippewa Indian term for the high bush cranberry which grew in profusion along the Pembina River. Anepeminan Sipi means Redberry River. With the pronunciation of the French Metis, anepeminan could very easily become Pembina.
Bibliographic ReferencePembina Centennial Committee. A History of Pembina County. 1967, 4.
Repository InstitutionPembina County Historical Society
Repository CollectionPaton Family Photograph Collection
Credit LinePembina County Historical Society (PCHS-5133)
Rights ManagementCopyright transferred to Pembina County Historical Society
Ordering InformationPembina County Historical Society
Zelda Hartje
13572 Hwy 5
Cavalier, ND 58220
Phone: (701) 265-4941
Email: pchsm@polarcomm.com
GrantNHPRC SNAP Grant 2009-2010 NAR10-RC-10062-09
Digital IDdmPCHS5133
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