José A. Alvarado Jr.

Photographer
  
The New York Times - Connected by Cannabis
Location: New York
Nationality: Puerto Rican American
Biography: A New York native, José A. Alvarado Jr. (b. 1989) is a Puerto Rican documentary photographer working on long-form visual narratives. He is currently based in New York City. His work has been published by: The New York Times, VICE, The... read on
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josé a. alvarado jr.
Sep 10, 2019
Location: bronx zoo
In August I spent time with Hillary Peckham, co-founder of the New York-based all-women medical marijuana company Etain Health, and Maren Hall-Weickert as they began the next chapter of their lives together for The New York Times. The newlyweds exchanged vows amongst loved ones and the sounds of wild animals that occupy the United States largest metropolitan zoo, the Bronx Zoo in the Bronx, New York City. More images from the story below!
 
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Hillary Peckham and Maren Hall-Wieckert, both part of her family-run medical marijuana company, were married at the Bronx Zoo. But first they had some healing to do.
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