Joseph "Fan" Bourgeau. Courtesy Hogan Jazz Archive, Tulane University.

Joseph “Fan” Bourgeau. Courtesy Hogan Jazz Archive, Tulane University.

Bourgeau was born September 29, 1891 and died April 13, 1962. Performed at Luthjen’s in the 40s and 50s. (See Al Rose and Edmond Souchon, New Orleans Jazz: A Family Album, p. 17)