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Gross, Martin


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.


ca. 1970s


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

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

25 cm. x 21 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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