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A black and white photograph of Mary McLeod Bethune, center, with two grade school students of sorority sister Roberta McGuire's class. Mrs. Bethune can be seen in the center wearing a dress, broach, and corsage. The woman on her right is wearing an overcoat, and is holding gloves and a hadbag. The woman on Mrs. Bethune's left is wearing an overcoat and is not looking at the camera. Draperies are covering the walls behind Mrs. Bethune. On the back of the photograph is the place and date the picture was taken, as well as "Soror Bethune and two grade school students of Soro Robert McGuire's class." The photographer of the image is unknown.


1 May 1950


Black and white photography -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Photographs; Bethune, Mary McLeod -- Public appearances -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Photographs; Women -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Photographs; Dresses -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Photographs; Handbags -- Photographs; Corsages -- Photographs; College presidents -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- 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

9 cm. x 9 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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