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A black and white photograph of Mary McLeod Bethune and Lucille Stevens with a Caucasian male and female. Lucille Stevens was one of the five original students of Mary McLeod Bethune in 1904. The man seated at the left is unknown, but he is wearing a suit and tie. The woman to the right of him is Lucille Stevens, wearing a floral print dress and holding a handbag in her lap. Mary McLeod Bethune is to the right of her, wearing a suit jacket and skirt, and holding her eyeglasses in her lap. The woman to the right of Mrs. Bethune is unknown, but she is wearing a dress. They are seated in chairs. On the back of the photograph is a note about the seating order for the people in the photograph. The photographer of the image is unknown.


ca. 1950s


Black and white photography -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; African Americans; Women -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Men -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Dresses -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Suits (Clothing) -- Photographs; Eyeglasses -- Photographs; Handbags -- Photographs; Chairs -- Photographs; College presidents -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs

Subject-Personal Names

Bethune, Mary McLeod (1875-1955)

Number of Images

2 images

Side of Image

Front of Postcard


Bethune-Cookman University

Repository Collection

Bethune-Cookman University Photograph Collection

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Size of Original Image

21 cm. x 25 cm.

Rights Statement

All rights to images are held by the respective holding institution. This image is posted publicly for non-profit educational uses, excluding printed publication. For permission to reproduce images and/or for copyright information contact University Archives, Bethune-Cookman University, Daytona Beach, FL 32114 (386) 481-2186.

Digital Publisher

Electronically reproduced by the Digital Services unit of the University of Central Florida Libraries, Orlando, 2009.

Funding source

LSTA Grant 2008-2009

Digital Reproduction Specifications

Jpeg2000 images were derived from 400 dpi tiffs scanned on a Kodak i200 series flatbed scanner.

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