Jimmy "T-99" Nelson
Date of Birth: April 7, 1919 Philadelphia, PA
Date of Death: July 29, 2007 Houston, TX
Place of Burial: Houston Memorial Gardens
2426 Cullen Boulevard
Pearland, TX 77581
Has Marker: Yes
Grave Location: Section 19, Plot 296, Space H
Rockin' And Shoutin' The Blues, Bullseye BLues & Jazz (BB 9593)
Take Your Pick, Netty Marie Records (001)
The Legend, Netty Marie Records (002)
Texas BLues Legend (no label/no #, cassette only)
Cry Hard Luck - The RPM And KENT Recordings 1951-1961, Ace Records (CDCHD 976)
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van Rijn, Guido. The Truman and Eisenhower Blues. New York: Continuum, 2004.
Wood, Roger and James Fraher. Down in Houston. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2003.