A black and white image of three African American men cleaning up the fallen branches and leaves in front of Cookman Hall after Hurricane Donna hit Daytona Beach in 1960. The man at the left is wearing a coat and holding a rake in his hands. The other two men are also wearing coats. Behind them, tree branches cover the lawn and sidewalks, and lay in the street. In the background at the right of the image, the brick exterior and columned entrance of Cookman Hall can be seen. On the back of the photograph is the yearbook stamp. The photographer of the image is unknown.
Black and white photography -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Men -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; African Americans; College buildings -- Florida -- Photographs; Rev. Alfred Cookman Hall (Daytona Beach, Fla.) -- Photographs; Trees -- Florida -- Photographs; Hurricanes -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Raking (Sweeping) -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs
Number of Images
Side of Image
Back of Postcard
Bethune-Cookman University Photograph Collection
Size of Original Image
21 cm. x 25 cm.
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. http://www.cookman.edu/academics/library/index.html
Electronically reproduced by the Digital Services unit of the University of Central Florida Libraries, Orlando, 2009.
LSTA Grant 2008-2009
Digital Reproduction Specifications
Jpeg2000 images were derived from 400 dpi tiffs scanned on a Kodak i200 series flatbed scanner.
"Hurricane Donna damage" (1960). Images of Central Florida. 1368.