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Map of North Beach highlighting popular Beat generation establishments, 1958 May 15, from the Mark Green papers, 1954-1991, bulk 1954-1978

Map of North Beach highlighting popular Beat generation establishments, 1958 May 15

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Title: Map of North Beach highlighting popular Beat generation establishments

Date: 1958 May 15

Physical Details: 1 photographic print ; 34 x 20 cm.

Description: 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.

Creator: Unidentified

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

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: 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.

Digital ID: 12199