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Cafe Society photographs [graphic] : Beat poets and North Beach, San Francisco /
BANC PIC 2003.083--AX; BANC PIC 2003.083--AX
Collection Overview

Title:

Cafe Society photographs: Beat poets and North Beach, San Francisco

Creator/Contributor:

Nowinski, Ira., creator

Abstract:

Portraits of poets and others associated with San Francisco's North Beach neighborhood including Allen Ginsberg, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, William S. Burroughs, Gregory Corso, Michael McClure, Jack Hirschman, Richard Brautigan, Bob Kaufman, Jack Micheline, Harold Norse, Imamu Amiria Baraka, and Ruth Weiss. Also includes photographs of various cafes and other North Beach establishments, as well as portraits of other San Francisco poets and artists.

Date:

1973-1999 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Ginsberg, Allen -- 1926-1997 -- Portraits
Ferlinghetti, Lawrence -- Portraits
Corso, Gregory -- Portraits
McClure, Michael -- Portraits
Brautigan, Richard -- Portraits
Kaufman, Bob -- Portraits
Hirschman, Jack -- 1933- -- Portraits
Micheline, Jack -- 1929-1998 -- Portraits
Norse, Harold -- Portraits
Weiss, Ruth -- 1928- -- Portraits
Baraka, Amiri -- 1934-2014 -- Portraits
Burroughs, William S -- 1914-1997 -- Portraits
City Lights Books -- Pictorial works
Coffeehouses -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs
Poets, American -- 20th century -- California -- San Francisco -- Portraits
Beat generation -- Pictorial works
North Beach (San Francisco, Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

photographed by Ira Nowinski.
Prints signed, dated and/or captioned on versos by photographer.
Title supplied by cataloger.
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
REPRODUCTION PROHIBITED. Copyright retained by photographer: Contact photographer or his heirs for reproductions.
Item list available.

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 box + six folders (52 photographic prints) : b&w ; 16 x 20 in. or smaller.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2003.083--AX
BANC PIC 2003.083--AX

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
REPRODUCTION PROHIBITED. Copyright retained by photographer: Contact photographer or his heirs for reproductions.