A black and white photograph of Richard Vernon Moore, Sr., president of Bethune-Cookman College, presenting a birthday cake to Mary McLeod Bethune on school campus. Dr. Moore can be seen at the right in white suit. He is holding out the cake to Mrs. Bethune, who is wearing a dress and a corsage. She is also holding the cake. The cake has candles on it, and letter on the side which reads, "Mary." In the background can be seen two doors and a person standing against the wall. A description stuck to the front of the photograph is not legible. On the back of the photograph is the stamp of the photographer and processing studio.
Black and white photography -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Men -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Women -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; African Americans; College presidents -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Bethune, Mary McLeod -- Commemorations -- Birthdays -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Cakes -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Dresses -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Suits (Clothing ) -- Photographs; Candles -- Photographs;
Bethune, Mary McLeod (1875-1955); Moore, Richard Vernon, Sr. (1906-1994)
Number of Images
Side of Image
Front of Postcard
Bethune-Cookman University Photograph Collection
Size of Original Image
21 cm. x 25 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.
"Richard V. Moore and Mary McLeod Bethune" (1950). Images of Central Florida. 881.