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A black and white image of Mary McLeod Bethune giving a speech at the Temple Israel Sisterhood Youth Center. She is wearing a dark-colored dress, a pearl necklace, a corsage, and has her right arm raised in the air. Behind her is a table with a flower arrangement on top, as well as a piano and piano bench. A open door is to the right of her. In the foreground are the backs of two women listening to her speak. 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; Corsages -- Photographs; Flower arrangements -- Photographs; Necklaces -- Photographs; Pearls -- Photographs; College presidents -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Bethune, Mary McLeod -- Public appearances -- Speaking -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Pianos -- 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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