Herb Pownall wanted to see the world. So he boarded a ship bound for Europe…along with 800 cows.

Credit Ali Grossman

Herb Pownall at his home. Credit Ali Grossman

Photos taken by Herb during his time in Newport News, Va., on the sea, and in Germany.

Featured Music

The Mooche – Duke Ellington
All of Me – Count Basie
Mood Indigo – Duke Ellington
La Mer (Beyond the Sea) – Django Reinhardt
Creole Rhapsody – Duke Ellington
Solitude – Duke Ellington
East St. Louis Toodle-oo – Duke Ellington
Jeep’s Blues – Duke Ellington
Flamenco Sketches (alternate take) – Miles Davis
Cotton Tail – Duke Ellington
Flamenco Sketches – Miles Davis
I’ll Be Seeing You – Billie Holiday

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