A black and white image of Mary McLeod Bethune standing in front of Robert Burns' birthplace in Alloway, Scotland. The house and its thatched roof can be seen behind her. A concrete fixture and a sign can be seen to the left of her. Mary McLeod Bethune is wearing a hat, scarf, dress, overcoat, stockings, and is holding her purse in her left arm. Her right arm is behind her back. On the back of the photograph is written, "At Robert Burns birthplace ayr. Scotland, 1924." The photographer of the image is unknown.
Portrait photography -- Scotland -- Photographs; Bethune, Mary McLeod -- Portraits -- Scotland -- Photographs; Birthplaces -- Scotland -- Alloway -- Photographs; Hats -- Photographs; Suits (Clothing) -- Photographs; Handbags -- Photographs; African Americans; Women -- Scotland -- Alloway -- Photographs; College presidents -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs
Bethune, Mary McLeod (1875-1955); Burns, Robert (1759-1796)
Number of Images
Side of Image
Front of Postcard
Bethune-Cookman University Photograph Collection
Size of Original Image
13 cm. x 8 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" (1924). Images of Central Florida. 760.