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A black and white image of Mary McLeod Bethune, center, receiving a gift from a male university representative. Mrs. Bethune is wearing a dress, corsage, and broach. The man standing at the right of her is handing her an envelope. The back of the another person is at the right of the image. At the left, sorority member Margaret Montgomery looks on. She is wearing a hat and dress. In the background can be seen the windows and draperies. On the back of the image is written the place and date the image was taken, as well as, "Soror Mary McLeod Bethune receiving a token of love from a student representative. Soror Margaret Montgomery looking on." 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; Men -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Photographs; Dresses -- Michigan -- Detroit -- 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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