Mary McLeod Bethune, Educator

245957
Collection
Classroom
Description
This learning unit uses photographs and documents from the State Library and Archives of Florida to explore the life and legacy of Mary McLeod Bethune.

Bethune family

755
Date
1948
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00781

Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune's office in the Mary McLeod Bethune Foundation

748
Date
195-
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00773

Mary McLeod Bethune

252651
Date
July 10, 1875
Collection
Blog Posts

Bethune-Cookman College: A Rock in a Weary Land

232412
Date
1960s
Collection
Video
Video Details
26:55; B&W; sound; V-171, s.1239
Description
This is an excellent film on Bethune-Cookman College. It begins with student protests on other college campuses. The film then switches to the tranquil campus of Bethune-Cookman College in Daytona Beach, a predominately African-American college founded by the late Mary McLeod Bethune. There is an ov...

Mary McLeod Bethune

152989
Date
1951?
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
N045005

Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune at her desk

738
Date
194-?
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00763

Dinner at Mary McLeod Bethune's home

725
Date
ca 1950
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00749

Graduation ceremony at Bethune-Cookman College

733
Date
194-
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00758

41st anniversary convocation at Bethune-Cookman College

754
Date
1945
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00780

Eleanor Roosevelt visits Bethune Cookman College

765
Date
1952
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00791

Mayesville cabin where Mary McLeod Bethune was born - Mayesville, South Carolina

760
Date
18--
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00786

Mary McLeod Bethune awarded citation from Harry S. Truman

761
Date
1949
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00787

Mary McLeod Bethune visits the White House

768
Date
ca 1950
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00794

Mary McLeod Bethune speaking at 41st anniversary convocation

753
Date
1945
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00779

Mary McLeod Bethune in front of White Hall

771
Date
194-?
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00797

Mary McLeod Bethune with graduating class

726
Date
1928
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00750

Bicentennial Bethune

232411
Date
1976
Collection
Video
Description
This film features a brief look at the life and achievements of Mary McLeod Bethune. It includes still images of the Daytona Normal and Industrial Institute for Negro Girls, Bethune-Cookman College, and the Mary McLeod Bethune home. The film was produced by the Florida Development Commission and the...
Video Details
1:00; color; sound; AA429, s.828

Mary McLeod Bethune receiving gifts at homecoming

745
Date
194-
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00770

Mary McLeod Bethune with students in front of White Hall at Bethune-Cookman College.

175
Date
Not after 1955
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00176

Mary McLeod Bethune

729
Date
1943?
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00753

Mary McLeod Bethune

762
Date
1904?
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00788

Graduation procession at Bethune-Cookman College

763
Date
ca 1946
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00789

Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune

728
Date
1943?
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00752

Reply from Governor Sholtz to Mary McLeod Bethune on lynching in Florida, 1934

324348
Date
1934-11-06
Collection
Florida Broadsides
Description
Reponse to Mary McLeod Bethune's letter regarding lynching in Florida.
Type
text

Mary McLeod Bethune

766
Date
193-?
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00792

Mary McLeod Bethune

767
Date
195-?
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00793

Mary McLeod Bethune - Daytona Beach, Florida

730
Date
ca 1915
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00755

Eleanor Roosevelt visits with Mary McLeod Bethune

769
Date
1937
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR00795

Mary McLeod Bethune with a line of girls from the school

149519
Date
ca, 1905
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
N041432

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