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A black and white image of Mary McLeod Bethune giving a speech during the building dedication of the Log Cabin at Bethune-Cookman University. Mary McLeod Bethune can be seen standing on the front porch at a podium with a decorative sheet at her feet. The Log Cabin was a student recreation facility. African American men can be seen sitting on the front porch of the cabin, which also has a log exterior and a large chimney. Spectators can be seen sitting in chairs in the field in front of the cabin. An unidentified building can be seen at the right of the image. In the background are large trees, including palm trees. On the front of the image is written in pen, "Dedicating the cabin - 1939." On the back of the image is written in pencil, "Campus log cabin, 1939." The image is printed on Velox paper. The photographer of the image is unknown.




Black and white photography -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Log Cabin (Daytona Beach, Fla.) -- Photographs; College buildings -- Florida -- Photographs; Trees -- Florida -- Photographs; Chairs -- Photographs; Spectators -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; African Americans; Men -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Women -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Chimneys -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Porches -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs

Subject-Personal Names

Bethune, Mary McLeod (1875-1955)

Number of Images

2 images

Side of Image

Front of Postcard


Bethune-Cookman University

Repository Collection

Bethune-Cookman University Photograph Collection

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Size of Original Image

9 cm. x 15 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.

Date Digitized