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A black and white image of Mary Evelyn Bonner, left, and James Keys, right. Evelyn Bonner was principal of Bonner Elementary, the school which was named for her. The school is now called Cypress Street Elementary School, and is on the National Register of Historic Places. Mrs. Bonner is standing to the left, and is wearing a white lace dress and a corsage. James Keys, Academic Dean of Bethune-Cookman University, is standing to her right in a light-colored suit. He is handing her a wrapped gift tied with a ribbon and bow. Behind them can be seen windows and draperies. On the back of the image is an identification of who is in the image and their roles. The photographer of the image is unknown.


ca. 1950s


Black and white photography -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Women -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Men -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; African Americans; Dresses -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Suits (Clothing) -- Photographs; Corsages -- Photographs; College administrators -- Photographs; School principals -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Gifts -- Photographs

Number of Images

2 images

Side of Image

Back of Postcard


Bethune-Cookman University

Repository Collection

Bethune-Cookman University Photograph Collection

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Size of Original Image

26 cm. x 20 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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