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A black and white photograph of three African American female students working in their dorm room. At the left of the image is a dresser with a photo of a male student placed on top. To the right of that is a women sitting on a trunk, reading a book. At the left of her is a bag that reads, "BCC Club '48." To the right of her, a student is laying on a bed, reading a newspaper. At the right of the image, a student is writing on stationary. A stationary box is open to her left. Hanging from the windows are lace curtains and draperies. The scene from Curtis Hall dormitory. The photographer of the image is unknown.


ca. 1948


Black and white photography -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Women -- 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; Flora B. Curtis Hall (Daytona Beach, Fla.) -- Photographs

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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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