Theresa Riviera, 1974 Jennie with Light Brown Hair

Date: May 1974

Source: S1578 , Container 2

Type: Still Image

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  • Two black and white prints. Each year, the Florida Folk Festival sponsors a beauty pageant. The winner is called Jennie with the Light Brown Hair, after the Stephen Foster song of the same name. In 1974, the winner was Miami's Theresa Riviera. In one image, Riviera plays guitar onstage, in the other she poses with Hon. Leon McDonald.

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