Joseph E. "Joe" Pullum

Vocals

Date of Birth:  December 25, 1905    Anniston, AL

Date of Death:  January 7, 1964    Los Angeles, CA

Place of Burial:  Houston, TX

Has Marker:  Unknown

Grave Location:  Unknown

SELECTED RECORDINGS

Joe Pullum, Complete Recorded Works In Chronological Order, Volume 1 (1934-1935), Document Records (DOCD-5593)

Joe Pullum/Andy Boy/Walter "Cowboy" Washington, Complete Recorded Works in Chronological Order, Vol. 2 (1935-1951),

     Document Records (DOCD-5394)

Texas Piano Blues (1929-1948), da Music (CD 3509-2)

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