Myrta Silva at Teatro Puerto Rico
Justo A. Martí Photographic Collection, 1948-1985
Myrta Silva (1927-1987) was a Puerto Rican singer, songwriter and television producer who was known affectionately as "La Gorda de Oro". She rose to fame in the early 1950s as the lead vocalist for the Cuban ensemble Sonora Matancera.
CreatorJusto A. Martí
Teatro Puerto Rico, 490 East 138th Street, Bronx, NY
Photograph: b & w photographs
Individuals or Organizations MentionedMyrta Silva
Related PlacesMott Haven
(was created at)
Justo A. Martí Photographic Collection, 1948-1985. Myrta Silva at Teatro Puerto Rico: JAMa_b53_f08_0001. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 14 Oct 2019.
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