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He captured many iconic images of jazz artists during the 1960s

He captured many iconic images of jazz artists during the 1960s


He captured many iconic images of jazz artists during the 1960s. Above are images from his 1960 New Orleans collection.

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He captured many iconic images of jazz artists during the Above are images from his 1960 New Orleans collection.

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