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Edgewood College May Crowning Ceremony

Edgewood College May Crowning Ceremony
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Title: Edgewood College May Crowning Ceremony
Description: A crown of roses and lilies-of-the-valley are placed on a statue of the Virgin Mary during Edgewood College's May Crowning ceremonies. Mary Jane Roach, on the left, is wearing a white bridal dress in her role as crowner. At right is Claire Hunold who carried the crown during the ceremony in St. Joseph's Chapel.

Image ID: 101633
May 17, 1959 
Vinje, Arthur M., 1888-1972
City, State: Madison, Wisconsin
Vinje, Arthur M. : Photographs and Negatives
Genre: Photograph
Published in Wisconsin State Journal May 19, 1959. 1 of 3 images.
Subjects: Sculpture
Wedding costume
Catholic Church
Rites and ceremonies
College students

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