American music historian, William Russell, played a major role in rediscovering and resurrecting the trumpeter's career. Pictured here is Bunk Johnson performing at the Stuyvesant Casino in New York in 1946.
|Creator||Gottlieb, William P. (Photographer)|
|Regions||Greater New Orleans, Orleans|
|Time Periods||Long Era|
|Repository||Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division|
|Collection Name||William P. Gottlieb/Ira and Leonore S. Gershwin Fund Collection, Music Division, Library of Congress.|
|ID Number||LC-GLB13- 0457|
|Disclaimer||The Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities believes this image to be in the public domain and knows of no restrictions on publication.|