Images of Central Florida



Typing class


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A black and white image of African American female students learning to type on typewriters during a class at Bethune-Cookman University. The students are each wearing the school uniform of the time, which consisted of a white long-sleeved shirt, a skirt, and a tie around the neck. They are seated at their own desk and are working with the typewriters. One female student is standing in the back corner at the left with their typewriter. Two African American males are standing at the right of the students. This image is a photograph of the original image. The photographer of the image is unknown.


ca. 1920s


Black and white photography -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Men -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Women -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Students -- African Americans -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Uniforms -- Photographs; Vocational education -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Typewriters -- Photographs; Desks -- 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

9 cm. x 12 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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