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Co-Existence Bagel Shop in North Beach, California, 1959

Co-Existence Bagel Shop in North Beach, California, 1959

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Title: Co-Existence Bagel Shop in North Beach, California

Date: 1959

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 25 cm.

Description: Photograph shows three men standing in front of the shop.

Typed label on back of photo identifies the man on the far left as Alex, a patron who stood outside everyday after being kicked out of the shop for getting in a fight with the owner.

Identification on verso (handwritten): Photo by Mark Green, 1959. This was the first version I printed. Later noticed figure on telephone in second negative which became the definitive one.

Forms part of: Mark Green papers, 1954-1991, bulk 1954-1978

Rights Statement: U.S. public domain

Citation: Co-Existence Bagel Shop in North Beach, California, 1959 / Mark Green, photographer. Mark Green papers, 1954-1991, bulk 1954-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 11534