15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People

Sam owns Paris Blues, the oldest jazz dive bar in Harlem, on 7th Avenue at 121Street that has a band every night of every week. He opened Paris Blues after returning from Korean War and a stay in Paris. His answer to staying in business - go to work every day; here he is beginning another new day.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: New York City, New York, United States of America
Camera: DSC-RX100M3
Copyright: © Karin Seastone Stern