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A black and white photograph of two African American male students studying in their dorm room. At the left of the image is a a twin-szed bed. To the right of that is a male student sitting at a desk, reading a book. A clock can be seen placed in front of him. Stacked along the wall on top of the desk are books. To the right of him is another twin-sized bed. On the opposite side of the bed, a male student sits in a chair, reading. Draperies can be seen hanging from the windows. At the right of the image, a dresser stands with a brush on top. A trunk sits in the corner. The image is from a dorm room in Cookman Hall. The photographer of the image is unknown.


ca. 1940s


Black and white photography -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Men -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Students -- African Americans -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Studying -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Dormitories -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Beds -- Photographs; Clothes chests -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Desks -- Photographs; Books -- Photographs; College buildings -- Florida -- Photographs; Rev. Alfred Cookman Hall (Daytona Beach, Fla.) -- 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

21 cm. x 25 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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