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A black and white image of six Bethune-Cookman University cheerleaders posing with their coaches in the gymnasium. The girls in the first row are wearing sweatshirts with "BC" printed on the front and a skirt. They are posing on one knee with one hand on their hips. Their coaches, both male and female, are standing behind them. They are posed in front of the bleachers in the gym. On either side of the group are their megaphones. The girl farthest to the right in the front row is Catherine Leaks. The photographer of the image is unknown.


ca. 1950s


Black and white photography -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Students -- African Americans -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Women -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Uniforms -- Photographs; Cheerleading -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Group portraits; Men -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Coaches (Athletics) -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Gymnasiums -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Megaphones -- 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

21 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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