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Mahalia Jackson 1962, van Vechten, LC-USZ62-91314
Mahalia Jackson by Van Vechten

Mahalia Jackson (October 1911 - January 27, 1972) was an American gospel singer and musician. She was born in New Orleans. She had many hit songs during her career. She was living near Chicago in 1972 when she died.


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