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A black and white photograph of Mary McLeod Bethune standing at the front of a room at the Temple Israel Sisterhood Youth Center. She is smiling widely, probably in the middle of a speech. She is wearing a dark-colored dress, with a broach, corsage, and a pearl necklace. She is standing behind a table with a flower arrangement on it. In the background can be seen a piano and a piano bench. The photographer of the image is unknown.




Black and white photography -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Women -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; African Americans; Dresses -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Necklaces -- Photographs; Pearls -- Photographs; Tables -- Photographs; Flower arrangements -- Photographs; Pianos -- Photographs; Bethune, Mary McLeod -- Public appearances -- Speaking -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; College presidents -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs

Subject-Personal Names

Bethune, Mary McLeod (1875-1955)

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Front of Postcard


Bethune-Cookman University

Repository Collection

Bethune-Cookman University Photograph Collection

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Size of Original Image

8 cm. x 11 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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