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A black and white image printed on the back of a postcard of Albert McLeod Bethune, son of Mary McLeod Bethune and Albertus Bethune. He was born in 1899 and died in 1989. In this image, he is sitting on the back of a dark-colored horse named Queen. He is wearing a long-sleeved white shirt, a bowtie, knee-length pants, and heeled boots (the uniform for Bethune-Cookman College). He is holding the reigns to the horse in his right hand, and the horse is wearing a bridle and blinders. A ring can be seen on his left hand middle finger. The horse is standing on a dirt road, and behind Albert and the horse can be seen trees and shrubs. On the front of the image is written, "Albert L. Bethune and Queen." On the back of the image is printed "Postcard," "Correspondence Here," "Name and Address Here," as well as a place for the stamp. Written on this side is, "Master A. L. Bethune - City; around 1910-1914." The photographer of the image is unknown.


ca. 1910-1914


Black and white photography -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Postcards; Bethune, Albert McLeod -- Portraits -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Portrait photography -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Horses -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Saddles -- Photographs; Trees -- Florida -- Photographs; Dirt roads -- Florida -- Daytona beach -- Photographs; Uniforms -- Photographs; African Americans; Boys -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs

Subject-Personal Names

Bethune, Albert McLeod (1899-1989)

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 14 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