A black and white image of Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune leading an academic procession for a college gradauation at Bethune-Cookman University. She can be seen in the center of the photograph, wearing a white dress, academic down, cap, tassel, and carrying pieces of paper in her left hand. Walking to the left of her is an unidentified male, also wearing an academic gown, cap, and tassel. Behind them is a line of teachers, wearing the same graduation clothing. They are walking down a street that runs parallel to Thomas White Hall, the brick exterior of which can be seen at the left. Cars have been parked along the side of the road. Large trees can also be seen in the photograph. The photographer of the image is unknown.
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Bethune, Mary McLeod (1875-1955)
Number of Images
Side of Image
Front of Postcard
Bethune-Cookman University Photograph Collection
Size of Original Image
11 cm. x 6 cm.
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Electronically reproduced by the Digital Services unit of the University of Central Florida Libraries, Orlando, 2009.
LSTA Grant 2008-2009
Digital Reproduction Specifications
Jpeg2000 images were derived from 400 dpi tiffs scanned on a Kodak i200 series flatbed scanner.
"Mary McLeod Bethune Leads Graduation Procession" (1930). Images of Central Florida. 48.