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A black and white photograph of the Bethune-Cookman football team tackling players of an opposing school's team. The players are wearing their team uniforms and leather helmets in the style of the 1940's. They are playing on a football field on campus. In the background can be seen the utility lights used to light the field, as well as the bleachers on the left and college buildings in the background. A referee is running toward the players on the right side of the image. The photographer of the image is unknown.


ca. 1940s


Black and white photography -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Men -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Students -- African Americans -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Football players -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Football -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Trees -- Florida -- Photographs; Uniforms -- Photographs; College buildings -- Florida -- Photographs; Referees -- Photographs; Utility poles -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs

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

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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