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Stephen Longstreet: 1907-2002
Stephen Longstreet
Writer, artist

Born: 1907 in New York City, New York
Died: February 22, 2002 in Beverly Hills, California

Writer Stephen Longstreet

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Stephen Longstreet was an artist and writer. His specialisations included jazz, and he wrote a number of books on the subject, including Storyville to Harlem: Fifty Years in the Jazz Scene (1986) and Jazz From A to Z: A Graphic Dictionary (1989). His work was praised by Louis Armstrong, and he made many drawings and paintings of famous jazz artists.

JJA members are invited to submit a full obituary or appreciation.

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