A black and white image of a large group of African American women and girls working together on sewing tasks on the porch of an unidentified building at Bethune-Cookman University. The older girls are standing on the porch, and they are working at sewing machines. The younger girls are seated on the ground and are using a needle and thread to sew their garments. All of the girls are wearing dresses. The photographer of the image is unknown.
Black and white photography -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Women -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Girls -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; School children -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Students -- African Americans -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Dresses -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Sewing machines -- Photographs; Sewing -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Vocational education -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs
Number of Images
Side of Image
Back of Postcard
Bethune-Cookman University Photograph Collection
Size of Original Image
11 cm. x 27 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.
"Sewing class" (1918). Images of Central Florida. 1695.