Martin Gross, 217 Chippewa Circle, Ormond Beach, Fla.
A black and white image of an African American woman, crowned Miss B-CC, sitting on a throne on a stage. A curtain decorated with flowers hangs behind her. Part of a plant can be seen sticking out from the left side of the image. The throne the woman is sitting on is also decorated with flowers. The woman is wearing a crown, large earrings, a white dress, an embroidered cape, and is holding a large bouquet of flowers in her arms. On the back of the image is a stamp from the photographer, which includes address and telephone number for the studio.
Black and white photography -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Students -- African Americans -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Women -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Thrones -- Photographs; Portrait photography -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Evening gowns -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Capes -- Photographs; Bouquets -- Photographs
Number of Images
Side of Image
Front of Postcard
Bethune-Cookman University Photograph Collection
Size of Original Image
25 cm. x 21 cm.
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Electronically reproduced by the Digital Services unit of the University of Central Florida Libraries, Orlando, 2009.
LSTA Grant 2008-2009
Digital Reproduction Specifications
Jpeg2000 images were derived from 400 dpi tiffs scanned on a Kodak i200 series flatbed scanner.
"Miss B-CC poses on a throne" (1970). Images of Central Florida. 1045.