Map of North Beach highlighting popular Beat generation establishments
San Francisco, Calif.
1958 May 15
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1 photographic print ; 34 x 20 cm.
Identification on attachment on verso (newsprint): This map of the North Beach hotbed of the Beat Generation adorns the wall behind the bar of the Tea Room and Coffee Gallery on Grant Ave. across from Coexistence Bagel Shop. Photograph shows the map hanging over a counter lined with bottles and glasses. The map focuses on Grant Avenue from Filbert to Columbus, with various establishments highlighted with illustrations.
Map of North Beach highlighting popular Beat generation establishments, 1958 May 15 / Gordon Peters, photographer. Mark Green papers, 1954-1991, bulk 1954-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560