King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band, 1922

<a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PECLB000226" title="Louis Armstrong" href="/topic/entertainment/music/louis-armstrong-PECLB000226.topic">Louis Armstrong</a> (kneeling in front with trombone) came to Chicago to join King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band, shown here in 1922. From left, Honore Dutrey, Baby Dodds, Joe "King" Oliver, Armstrong, Lil Hardin (who married Armstrong in 1924), <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PESPT003641" title="Bill Johnson" href="/topic/sports/bill-johnson-PESPT003641.topic">Bill Johnson</a> and Johnny Dodds.
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( Photo courtesy William Ransom Hogan Jazz Archive / Tulane Univ. Library )

Louis Armstrong (kneeling in front with trombone) came to Chicago to join King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band, shown here in 1922. From left, Honore Dutrey, Baby Dodds, Joe "King" Oliver, Armstrong, Lil Hardin (who married Armstrong in 1924), Bill Johnson and Johnny Dodds.

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