Photo Recollection: 8th of August Jubilee

by Holly Rainey

8th of August Greenville
8th of August Church
8th of August Street party
8th of August Dj
8th of August Man with girl
8th of August Food prep
8th of August Group photo
8th of August Old Friends
8th of August Pagent Show
8th of August Basketball
In 2015, Knoxville-based photographer Holly Rainey documented the modern 8th of August events in the communities of Newport and Greeneville, Tennessee. Through these images, Rainey shows the wide range of ways these communities continue to come together, fellowship and celebrate Emancipation Day.