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A black and white photograph of the group who participated in the "Summer Institute for Principals of Negro Schools in Florida" at Bethune-Cookman University. The group consists of African American males and females who are wearing three-piece suits and dresses. They are posed on the steps of Thomas White Hall. The columned entrance and brick exterior of the building can be seen in the photograph. In a window on the second floor a student can be seen sitting with his back to the window. In the front row of the group, sitting in the chair third from the right is Mary McLeod Bethune; to the left of her is D. E. Williams, who was the superintendent of Negro schools. The other people in the photograph are unknown. The photographer of the image is unknown.


ca. 1930


Black and white photography -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; African Americans; Men -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Women -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; College buildings -- Florida -- Photographs; Thomas White Hall (Daytona Beach, Fla.) -- Photographs; Suits (Clothing) -- Photographs; Dresses -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; College presidents -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Chairs -- Photographs; Group portraits

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

9 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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