Same sex couples exchange wedding vows on the first day of same-sex marriage, which goes into effect Jan. 1, 2013. : News Photo

Same sex couples exchange wedding vows on the first day of same-sex marriage, which goes into effect Jan. 1, 2013.

Credit: 
The Washington Post / Contributor
TILGHMAN ISLAND, MD - JANUARY 01: Ruth Siegel (left) and Nina Nethery of Silver Spring, Maryland were the first couple married at midnight at the Black Walnut Point Inn on Tilghman Island, Maryland on January 01, 2013. They have been a couple for fifteen years. Same sex couples exchange wedding vows on the first day of same-sex marriage, which goes into effect Jan. 1, 2013. (Photo by Marvin Joseph/The Washington Post via Getty Images)
Caption:
TILGHMAN ISLAND, MD - JANUARY 01: Ruth Siegel (left) and Nina Nethery of Silver Spring, Maryland were the first couple married at midnight at the Black Walnut Point Inn on Tilghman Island, Maryland on January 01, 2013. They have been a couple for fifteen years. Same sex couples exchange wedding vows on the first day of same-sex marriage, which goes into effect Jan. 1, 2013. (Photo by Marvin Joseph/The Washington Post via Getty Images)
Calculate price
View cart
Date created:
January 01, 2013
Editorial #:
158866224
Restrictions:
Contact your local office for all commercial or promotional uses.The use of Washington Post images for political advertising or endorsements is not permitted.
License type:
Rights-managedRights-managed products are licensed with restrictions on usage, such as limitations on size, placement, duration of use and geographic distribution. You will be asked to submit information concerning your intended use of the product, which will determine the scope of usage rights granted.
Collection:
The Washington Post
Max file size:
3,072 x 2,050 px (15.36 x 10.25 in) - 200 dpi - 689 KB
Release info:
Not released.More information
Source:
The Washington Post
Object name:
samesexmarriage

Keywords

This image is subject to copyright. Getty Images reserves the right to pursue unauthorized users of this image or clip, and to seek damages for copyright violations. To learn more about copyright and Getty Images’ enforcement program, click here. Availability for this image cannot be guaranteed until time of purchase.
Ruth Siegel and Nina Nethery of Silver Spring Maryland were the first... News Photo 158866224Couple,Horizontal,Human Interest,Married,Maryland,Silver Spring,Tilghman Island,USAPhotographer Collection: The Washington Post 2013 The Washington PostTILGHMAN ISLAND, MD - JANUARY 01: Ruth Siegel (left) and Nina Nethery of Silver Spring, Maryland were the first couple married at midnight at the Black Walnut Point Inn on Tilghman Island, Maryland on January 01, 2013. They have been a couple for fifteen years. Same sex couples exchange wedding vows on the first day of same-sex marriage, which goes into effect Jan. 1, 2013. (Photo by Marvin Joseph/The Washington Post via Getty Images)