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A black and white image of Dr. Willie J. Wright shaking hands with President of BCU Richard V. Moore, while James Hughes, a business manager at Bethune-Cookman University, looks on. All three men are wearing suits and ties, and Dr. Moore is wearing a hat and holding something in his left hand. The presentation is from Dr. Wright to Dr. Moore, from the National Alumni Association. James Hughhes is holding a brochure in his hand that reads, "Homecoming Dance, Moore Gymnasium, 8:00 pm." In the background of the image stands the campus guard in their military uniforms. The photograph is printed on Kodak paper. On the back of the image is printed the names of the people present in the photograph. The photographer of the image is unknown.


ca. 1956


Black and white photography -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Men -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; African Americans; College presidents -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Hats -- Photographs; Awards -- Photographs; Suits (Clothing) -- Photographs; Guards -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs

Subject-Personal Names

Moore, Richard Vernon, Sr. (1906-1994)

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

22 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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