Jumping The Broom

"Jumping the Broom" is a symbol of sweeping away the old and welcoming the new, or a symbol of new beginnings and is used in some African American wedding ceremonies. #weddings #africanamericanweddings #love


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Jumping The Broom

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Lesbian Wedding, 1968. via The Wide Open Town History Project Records. Courtesy of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Historical Society.

Epic Gallery: 150 Years Of Lesbians And Other Lady-Loving-Ladies

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Mildred and Richard Loving are profiled in "The Loving Story."

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Ellen Craft and William Craft

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kelly sauer/ elizabeth messina's a lovely workshop

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Brooklyn wedding early 50s.jpg

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Gorgeous African American Women - 1950s vintage dress, lace and circle skirt, could not be more adorable! #vintage vintage-weddings

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Vintage African American Bride and Groom Posing For Formal Wedding Portrait, Possibly 1920s

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vintage wedding pictures of African american

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Vintage

Vintage Black Glamour by Nichelle Gainer

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African American Bride and Groom by Black History Album, via Flickr

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vintage pictures of african americans | African American Bride & Groom | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

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True Love! From Wedding Nouveau #africanamerican #africanamericanwedding #africanamericanbride

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Ghanaian groom and bride in their kente wear. (via howiviewafrica)

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AFRICAN-AND-AFRICAN-AMERICAN-INSPIRED INSPIRATION featured on weddingnouveau.com #africanamerican #africanamericanwedding #africanamericanbride

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Red and white wedding.

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In 1970, JET Magazine featured the wedding of Edna Knowles and Peaches Stevens.

LOOK: A Gay Wedding Photo From 1970

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Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture, Gift of Charles Schwartz and Shawn Wilson, object 2012.137.24.17.

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Wedding portrait of couple. Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture, Gift of Charles Schwartz and Shawn Wilson, 2012.137.9.3

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