Rivers Studio, Daytona Beach, Florida
A black and white image of President Richard Vernon Moore awarding a diploma to a female student. Dr. Moore is standing at the left, wearing an academic cap and gown. He is shaking hands with the female student, who is holding her diploma in her hand. She is also wearing a cap, gown, and tassel. Standing behind them are three school officials. The first two on the left are unidentified, but the woman standing all the way at the right is Mary McLeod Bethune, also wearing academic attire. On the wall behind her is a portrait of herself. On the back of the photograph is the stamp of the photographer's studio.
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Bethune, Mary McLeod (1875-1955); Moore, Richard Vernon, Sr. (1904-1996)
Number of Images
Side of Image
Back of Postcard
Bethune-Cookman University Photograph Collection
Size of Original Image
21 cm. x 25 cm.
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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.
"Richard Vernon Moore awards a diploma" (1950). Images of Central Florida. 1496.