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A black and white photograph of Mary McLeod Bethune with friend Naomi Blevins standing in the yard on Bethune-Cookman's campus. Naomi Blevins is standing at the left, and Mrs. Bethune is standing to the right, with her hand resting on a sculpture of an elephant. Trees can be seen behind them. On the back of the image is written in pen, "Daytona, August 1953, Naomi Blevins." The image is printed on Kodak Velox paper. The photographer of the image is unknown.




Black and white photography -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; African Americans; Women -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Trees -- Florida -- Photographs; College presidents -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Grasses -- Photographs; Dresses -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Sculpture -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs

Subject-Personal Names

Bethune, Mary McLeod (1875-1955)

Number of Images

2 images

Side of Image

Back of Postcard


Bethune-Cookman University

Repository Collection

Bethune-Cookman University Photograph Collection

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Size of Original Image

12 cm. x 7 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.

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