Photograph shows Brautigan at the microphone in the North Beach bar Gino & Carlo. Title and date derived from handwritten note on verso. Note also identifies the mural behind Brautigan as having been done by Stewart Johnson, and goes on to tell how Johnson was stabbed to death in a different bar.
Richard Brautigan reading at Dino & Carlo, circa 1967 / Mark Green, photographer. Mark Green papers, 1954-1991, bulk 1954-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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