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A black and white image of a large group of women posed with Mary McLeod Bethune for a National Council of Negro Women meeting. Mrs. Bethune is seated in the first row second from the left. She is wearing a dark-colored printed dress and white shoes. The remaining women in the photograph are unidentified. They are all wearing hats, dresses, heeled shoes, and are carrying handbags. Some are wearing eyeglasses. On the back of the image is written, "National Council of Negro Women Meeting, 1930s." The photographer of the image is unknown.


ca. 1930


Black and white photography -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Women -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; African Americans; College presidents -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Group portraits; Dresses -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Hats -- Photographs; Handbags -- Photographs; Chairs -- 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

20 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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