Portrait of Mario Abril - Tallahassee, Florida.

Portrait of Mario Abril - Tallahassee, Florida.


Image Number

  • RP03220

Year

  • 1969

Date Note

  • Photographed in May 1969.

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

  • Born in Havana, Cuba, Mario Abril spent his early years in the small town of Sagua la Grande. Guided by his mother during childhood, he studied music theory, music literature and piano. Still a teenager, Abril took part in the ill-fated Cuban Bay of Pigs invasion and was imprisoned for twenty-two months. His academic accreditation includes a degree in guitar performance from The University of Albuquerque, New Mexico, and a Ph.D. degree in music theory from The Florida State University, School of Music. At the present time (2010), Dr. Abril is Professor of guitar and music theory on the faculty of The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 photonegative - b&w - 4 x 5 in.

Subject Term

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Subject Corporate


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Chicago Manual of Style

Parks, Richard. Portrait of Mario Abril - Tallahassee, Florida. 1969. Black & white photonegative, 4 x 5 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/46137>, accessed 19 July 2019.

MLA

Parks, Richard. Portrait of Mario Abril - Tallahassee, Florida. 1969. Black & white photonegative. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 19 Jul. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/46137>.

AP Style Photo Citation

(State Archives of Florida/Parks)