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A black and white photograph of Mary McLeod Bethune, Marjorie Stewart Joyner, and Eleanor Roosevelt, with friends and faculty, standing under a large oak tree next to the Mary McLeod Bethune Foundation. The building is white, woodplank, two-story building. The women in the photograph are all wearing dresses. Georgia McLeod, Mrs. Bethune's niece, is the last person standing to the right. Mary McLeod Bethune is the fourth person in the front row from the right, wearing a dark jacket and skirt, and wearing white shoes. Marjorie Stewart Joyner is the woman to the left of Bethune, wearing a suit and holding a handbag. First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt is standing to the left of Joyner, wearing a dark dress. Charles Francis is the only male in the group, and was head chef at the university. He is standing fourth from the left of the image. The remaining individuals in the photograph are unknown. On the back of the image is written, "Mrs. Elnora [sic] Roosevelt de Marjorie Stewart Joyner de Mary McLeod Bethune with friends and staff standing beside Dr. Bethune's home." The photographer of the image is unknown.




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Subject-Personal Names

Bethune, Mary McLeod (1875-1955); Marjorie Stewart Joyner (1896-1995); Roosevelt, Anna Eleanor (1884-1962)

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

21 cm. x 25 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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