Library Of Congress

Check out these fabulous photos of legendary jazz singers, Billie Holiday, June ChristyMary Lou Williams, and Ella Fitzgerald. The Library of Congress has a photo stream on Flickr showcasing various historical collection. The photos above are from the Gottlieb Jazz collection.

“Celebrated jazz artists come to life in photographs by William P. Gottlieb. His images document the jazz scene in New York City and Washington, D.C., from 1938 to 1948, a time recognized by many as the “Golden Age of Jazz”.


(Images via Flickr, June Christy, Billie Holiday, Mary Lou Williams, Ella Fitzgerald)

2 thoughts on “Library Of Congress

  1. Thank you for the lovely post, even if it took quite a long time to complete reading. (English is not my native language) May I ask where you get your information from? Thankyou! Johnathon

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