Girls of the institute in sewing and needlework classes

Girls of the institute in sewing and needlework classes


Image Number

  • PR00784

Year

  • 1905?

Series Title

General Note

  • Established 1904 by Mary McLeod Bethune with 5 girls and $1.50 cash in a rented cabin. By 1918 there was a four story building called Faith Hall, a 2 story building used for kitchen and a new $40,000 auditorium on 20 acres. Classes offered in sewing, dressmaking, domestic science, gardening, poultry raising, raffia work, rug weaving, chair caning, broom making teacher and nurses training. An additional building some distrance from the campus was fitted up for the education of boys and men.

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 8 x 10 in.

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Chicago Manual of Style

Girls of the institute in sewing and needlework classes. 1905?. Black & white photoprint, 8 x 10 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/758>, accessed 25 July 2016.

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Girls of the institute in sewing and needlework classes. 1905?. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 25 Jul. 2016.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/758>.

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