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There Goes the Bride: The Evolution of the White Wedding

The veil, the bouquet, the ring…some facets of a traditional wedding seem immutable. But “traditional” is itself a relative term. This hour we’ll take a look at how historically we’ve tied the knot, and what film, advertising, and prescriptive literature can tell us about the history of the American wedding and its celebrants.

There Goes the Bride: The Evolution of the White Wedding

The veil, the bouquet, the ring…some facets of a traditional wedding seem immutable. But “traditional” is itself a relative term. This hour we’ll take a look at how historically we’ve tied the knot, and what film, advertising, and prescriptive literature can tell us about the history of the American wedding and its celebrants.