A black and white image of male and female students harvesting crops on the farmland of Mary McLeod Bethune's home. In the background of the image at the left is the two-story white building where Mary McLeod Bethune lived. Palm and oak trees can be seen next to it. In the foreground of the image, the men and women are stooped over, pulling vegetables out of the ground and placing them in buckets. The photographer of the image is unknown.
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; The Mary McLeod Bethune Foundation (Daytona Beach, Fla.) -- Photographs; Trees -- Florida -- Photographs; Harvesting -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs
Number of Images
Side of Image
Back of Postcard
Bethune-Cookman University Photograph Collection
Size of Original Image
21 cm. 25 cm.
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LSTA Grant 2008-2009
Digital Reproduction Specifications
Jpeg2000 images were derived from 400 dpi tiffs scanned on a Kodak i200 series flatbed scanner.
"Students gather crops behind Bethune House" (1940). Images of Central Florida. 1773.