Mary McLeod Bethune visits the White House

Mary McLeod Bethune visits the White House

Credit this photo: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, https://floridamemory.com/items/show/768
(please include photographer's name when noted).

Title

  • Mary McLeod Bethune visits the White House

Image Number

  • PR00794

Year

  • ca 1950

Series Title

General Note

  • Mary McLeod Bethune entering the White House, when a white guard addressed her as "auntie." She stopped and asked him in her most earnest tone, "Which one of my brothers' children are you?"

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 10 x 8 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Personal Subject


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