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    • George Lewis and His Ragtime Jazz Band

    • Jazz musicians; Lewis, George, 1900-1968; Howard, Avery, 1908-1966; Howard, Kid, 1908-1966; Robinson, Jim, 1892-1976; Watkins, Joe; Pavageau, Alcide, 1888-1969; Marrero, Lawrence, 1900-1959; Purnell, Alton, 1911-1987; Jazz; Jazz bands
    • Alton Purnell, p; Jim Robinson, tb; Percy Humphrey, tp; JoeWatkins, d; George Lewis, cl; Lawrence Marrero, bj; and Alcide “Slow Drag” Pavageau, b
    • George Lewis Band

    • Jazz musicians; Lewis, George, 1900-1968; Kershaw, Al; Robinson, Jim, 1892-1976; Kershaw, Doris; Watkins, Jim; Purnell, Alton, 1911-1987; Marrero, Lawrence, 1900-1959;Jazz; Jazz bands
    • Jim Robinson, tb; Doris Kershaw; Joe Watkins, d; Alton Purnell, p; Al Kershaw; George Lewis, cl; Lawrence Marrero, bj; during a California tour.
    • George Lewis Band

    • Jazz musicians; Marrero, Lawrence, 1900-1959; Howard, Avery, 1908-1966; Howard, Kid, 1908-1966; Pavageau, Alcide, 1888-1969; Darensbourg, Joe, 1906-1985; Purnell, Alton, 1911-1987; Robinson, Jim, 1892-1976; Kershaw, Al; Lewis, George, 1900-1968;...
    • l-r: Alton Purnell, p; Avery “Kid” Howard, tp; Lawrence Marrero, bj; Jim “Crow” Robinson, tb; Al Kershaw, band chaplain; Alcide “Slow Drag” Pavageau, sb; George Lewis, cl; and Joe Watkins, d; during an Ohio tour.
    • George Lewis Band

    • Jazz musicians; Marrero, Lawrence, 1900-1959; Howard, Avery, 1908-1966; Howard, Kid, 1908-1966; Pavageau, Alcide, 1888-1969; Darensbourg, Joe, 1906-1985; Purnell, Alton, 1911-1987; Robinson, Jim, 1892-1976; Lewis, George, 1900-1968; Watkins,...
    • l-r: Alton Purnell, p; Alcide “Slow Drag” Pavageau, sb; Lawrence Marrero, bj; George Lewis, cl; Joe Watkins, d; Avery “Kid” Howard, tp; and Jim Robinson, tb; during an Ohio tour.
    • Papa Celestin's and George Lewis' combined bands

    • Jazz; Jazz musicians; Robinson, Jim, 1892-1976; Trombones; Purnell, Alton, 1911-1987; Pianos; Humphrey, Percy, 1905-1995; Trumpets; Verrett, Harrison; Banjos; Celestin, Oscar, 1884-1954; Marrero, Lawrence, 1900-1959; Barnes, Paul, 1901-1981;...
    • Jim Robinson on the trombone, Alton Purnell on the piano, Percy Humphrey (partially visible) on the trumpet, Harrison Verret on the banjo, Oscar 'Papa' Celestin on the trumpet and singing, Lawrence Marrero on the banjo, and Paul Barnes on the...
    • George Lewis Band

    • Jazz musicians; Mares, Joe, 1908-; Pavageau, Alcide, 1888-1969; Matthews, Bill, 1899-1964; Marrero, Lawrence, 1900-1959; Robinson, Jim, 1892-1976; Alcorn, Alvin, 1912-2003; Lewis, George, 1900-1968; Santiago, Lester, 1909-1965; Purnell, Alton,...
    • Standing l-r: Joe Mares, Alcide “Slow Drag” Pavageau, Bill Matthews, Lawrence Marrero, Jim Robinson, Alvin Alcorn, George Lewis; Seated l-r: Lester Santiago, Paul Barbarin, Alton Purnell.
    • George Lewis Band

    • Jazz musicians; Lewis, George, 1900-1968; Marrero, Lawrence, 1900-1959; Pavageau, Alcide, 1888-1969; Purnell, Alton, 1911-1987; Watkins, Joe; Howard, Avery, 1908-1966; Howard, Kid, 1908-1966; Robinson, Jim, 1892-1976;Jazz; Jazz bands
    • l-r: Alton Purnell, p; Alcide “Slow Drag” Pavageau, sb; Lawrence Marrero, bj; Joe Watkins, d; George Lewis, cl; Avery “Kid” Howard, tp; and Jim “Crow” Robinson, tb; during an Ohio tour.
    • George Lewis Band

    • Jazz musicians; Howard, Avery, 1908-1966; Howard, Kid, 1908-1966; Robinson, Jim, 1892-1976; Lucas, Johnny; Watkins, Joe; Pavageau, Alcide, 1888-1969; Lewis, George, 1900-1968; Purnell, Alton, 1911-1987; Jazz; Jazz bands
    • Jim Robinson (partially obscured), tb; Avery “Kid” Howard, tp; Johnny Lucas, extended tp; Joe Watkins, d; Alcide “Slow Drag” Pavageau, sb; George Lewis, cl; and Alton Purnell, p.
    • George Lewis Band

    • Jazz musicians; Lewis, George, 1900-1968; Howard, Avery, 1908-1966; Howard, Kid, 1908-1966; Robinson, Jim, 1892-1976; Watkins, Joe; Pavageau, Alcide, 1888-1969; Marrero, Lawrence, 1900-1959; Purnell, Alton, 1911-1987; Jazz; Jazz bands
    • Top: Jim Robinson, tb, George Lewis, cl, Avery “Kid” Howard, tp; Bottom: Joe Watkins, d, Alcide “Slow Drag” Pavageau, sb, Lawrence Marrero, bj, and Alton Purnell, p

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