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
Bethune, Mary McLeod (1875-1955)
Number of Images
Side of Image
Front of Postcard
Bethune-Cookman University Photograph Collection
Size of Original Image
9 cm. x 9 cm.
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Electronically reproduced by the Digital Services unit of the University of Central Florida Libraries, Orlando, 2009.
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"Mary McLeod Bethune at Wayne University" (1950). Images of Central Florida. 1139.