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Harris, Fred


Fred Harris Photographs, 1435 Montello Ave., NE, Atlantic 5019


A black and white image of Mary McLeod Bethune standing with the National Council of Negro Women as they honor Dr. Hall. The men and women present in the photograph are wearing dresses, suits, hats, and the women are carrying handbags. They are standing in a room in an unknown building. Above them hangs a large crystal chandelier. In the very front row of the group, starting at the left and following to the right is a man in a grey pinstripe suit, name unknown; Mary McLeod Bethune, wearing a black suit and stockings; Dr. Hall, wearing a three-button suit and tie; Jean Clore, wearing a lace top and skirt; Mame Higgins, wearing a suit jacket and skirt and eyeglasses; and Dr. Charles Drew, a Caucasian wearing a three-button suit. On the back of the image is the stamp of the photographer's studio.




Black and white photography -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Men -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Women -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; African Americans; Chairs -- Photographs; Suits (Clothing) -- Photographs; Dresses -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; College presidents -- Florida -- Daytona Beach -- Photographs; Chandeliers -- Photographs; Handbags -- Photographs; Hats -- Photographs; Draperies -- 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

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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