Portrait of community leader Beth Walton Moor - Tallahassee, Florida.

Portrait of community leader Beth Walton Moor - Tallahassee, Florida.


Image Number

  • RP02220

Year

  • 1967

Date Note

  • Photographed in April 1967.

Series Title

General Note

  • Richard Parks operated a portrait studio in Tallahassee from 1962 to 1974. First called Richard Parks-Evon Streetman Photography, the studio was later renamed Richard Parks Photography after Streetman moved to Gainesville about 1965.

Rights

    Biography Note

  • Beth Walton Moor was born April 3, 1897 in Pensacola, Florida. She graduated from the Florida State College for Women in 1918 with degrees in mathematics and home economics. She was married to Frank D. Moor in 1926. Organized the Tallahassee Garden Club with her husband in 1927. For many years she was considered Tallahassee's unofficial hostess and as house guest entertained such celebrities as Eleanor Roosevelt and author Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings. Mrs. Moor was a charter member of the Board of Trustees of the Florida State University Foundation and in 1967 was named "Woman of the Year" by Tallahassee. Beth Walton Moor died on June 17, 1986.

Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 photonegative - b&w - 5 x 4 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

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Subject Corporate


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Chicago Manual of Style

Parks, Richard. Portrait of community leader Beth Walton Moor - Tallahassee, Florida. 1967. Black & white photonegative, 5 x 4 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/45935>, accessed 16 December 2018.

MLA

Parks, Richard. Portrait of community leader Beth Walton Moor - Tallahassee, Florida. 1967. Black & white photonegative. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 16 Dec. 2018.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/45935>.

AP Style Photo Citation

(State Archives of Florida/Parks)