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Description

A black and white image of four African American men and an African American woman studying quietly in Harrison Rhodes Hall (former library). The woman can be seen seated at a table at the right of the image, book in hand. On the wall behind her are bookshelves lined with books. A doorway can be seen leading outside. Hanging above the bookshelf on the far wall is a portrait of George Washington. At the left of the image there is a table with magazine racks on top. Some of the titles of the magazines are as follows: "Abbott's," "Outlook," "Nursing," "Wee Wisdom," and "The World Tomorrow." At the lower left corner of the image is a dictionary which has been opened. On the back of the photograph is a note that reads, "Bethune-Cookman has outgrown its library facilities." The photographer of the image is unknown.

Date

1944-1948

Subjects

Black and white photography -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Students -- African Americans -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Women -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Men -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Tables -- Photographs; Chairs -- Photographs; Suits (Clothing) -- Photographs; Books -- Photographs; Public libraries -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs;

Number of Images

2 images

Side of Image

Back of Postcard

Repository

Bethune-Cookman University

Repository Collection

Bethune-Cookman University Photograph Collection

CFM Storyline

Education

Identifier

DP0001712

Size of Original Image

10 cm. x 15 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. http://www.cookman.edu/academics/library/index.html

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.

Date Digitized

2009-08

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