'77 Wedding

Images from Umi's first marriage in 1977

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Cousins

Cousins

November 27, 1977
Brooklyn, NY
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Amina née Audrey with her cousin Akua nee Brenda at Amina's wedding reception. 

3rd Ceremony

3rd Ceremony

November 27, 1977
Brooklyn, NY
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"Shaykh Daud (Faisal) sent one of the Arab brothers to perform another nikkah (wedding ceremony) for the benefit of the people there. All of them said "I never saw a Muslim wedding.."

Grandfather Edgar "Fred" Inniss

Grandfather Edgar "Fred" Inniss

November 27, 1977
Brooklyn, NY
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Wedding Dress

Wedding Dress

Mom's Living Room
Queens, NY

Bride and Groom

Bride and Groom

License

License

November 7/24, 1977
Brooklyn, NY

"I got married again at State Street (mosque). Baba Shaykh (Daud Faisal) married me and your father and that's when I got the big license with the state seal and everything on it."

Sisters' Greetings

Sisters' Greetings

Kareem

Kareem

Groom's Son
 

201?, Queens, NY

'77 wedding story

Interview clip with Amina Amatul Haqq on the details regarding her first marriage in 1977.

Groom's Son

Groom's Son

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