Tyler J. Mann '20, Gettysburg College
Student Research Paper
Date of Creation
First Year Seminar
He battled for superiority over his fellow musicians in the shady nightclubs of New Orleans, led his great Creole Jazz Band in the early 1920s, and stood tall in the face of racial prejudice. Joe “King” Oliver was the type of man to not just survive but thrive—like any true king would.
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Mann, Tyler J., "One King to Rule Them All" (2016). Student Publications. 491.