A black and white image of Mary McLeod Bethune sitting on an ornately carved chair in her home. She has her hands folded in her lap and is wearing a long dress, pearl bracelets and a pearl necklace. A decorated vase sits in an alcove in the wall above her. Standing next to Mary McLeod Bethune on a stand is a trophy, on which the inscription is partially legible. It reads, "Lorie Miller Memorial Trophy." At its base are three figures which are holding round objects above their heads. On the back of the image is written in pencil, "Mrs. Bethune sits for photo - 1951." 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
25 cm. x 21 cm.
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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" (1951). Images of Central Florida. 742.