A black and white photograph of Dr. Florence Roane, an unknown female, Mary McLeod Bethune, and Dr. Richard V. Moore. The photograph was taken at a birthday celebration for Mary McLeod Bethune. Standing at the left is Dr. Florence Roane wearing a floral dress; to the right of her is an unknown woman, who is also wearing a dress and a headwrap. Standing to the right of her is Mary McLeod Bethune, who is wearing a light-colored dress, a broach, and a pearl necklace. At the right of the image is Dr. Richard V. Moore, who became president of Bethune-Cookman College in 1947. He is wearing a tuxedo and bowtie. The four of them are standing behind a table covered in a lace tablecloth, upon which sits lit candles and a birthday cake. On the back of the image is written "Mary McLeod Bethune, Florence Roane, Pres. Richard Moore and Friend, 78th birthday celebration." The photographer of the image is unknown.
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Bethune, Mary McLeod (1875-1955); Moore, Richard Vernon, Sr. (1906-1994)
Number of Images
Side of Image
Back of Postcard
Bethune-Cookman University Photograph Collection
Size of Original Image
20 cm. x 26 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.
"Florence Roane, Mary McLeod Bethune, Richard V. Moore" (1940). Images of Central Florida. 942.