Grand Marshal Anderson Minor, George Lewis Funeral
Michael P. Smith was among the first photographers to widely document New Orleans’ unique African-American culture. His image of "Grand Marshal Anderson Minor, George Lewis Funeral" captures the dignity of a jazz funeral for a legendary musician in 1968.
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