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Beach Photo Service, 611 Main Street, Phone, Daytona Beach, Florida


A black and white photograph of a speaker at a Women's Advisory Board meeting in White Hall's Auditorium. At the left of the image is the speaker, who is an unknown Caucasian woman speaking earnestly at a podium, her voice amplified by a microphone. Behind her sit various members of the faculty of the school, including Mary McLeod Bethune and Richard Vernon Moore, Sr. Dr. Moore is seated second from the right, wearing a lightly-colored suit and saddle shoes. Mary McLeod Bethune is seated fourth from the right, wearing black dress and a corsage. She is holding papers in her hand. The remaining individuals seated on the stage are unknown, and are wearing dress suits or dresses. A stage backdrop has been rolled up and is hanging from the ceiling. On the back of the photograph is written in pencil, "1949- Women's Advisory Board assembly program in White Hall," as well as the stamp of the developing studio for the image. The photographer of the image is unknown.




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Subject-Personal Names

Bethune, Mary McLeod (1875-1955); Moore, Richard Vernon, Sr. (1904-1996)

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 26 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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