Portraits and personal snapshots of Lawrence Ferlinghetti throughout his life; his family, friends, and associates; views
of City Lights Books (and other North Beach locales); as well as photographs from trips to Europe and Nicaragua. Includes
photographs of Allen Ginsberg and other poets, portraits of Pressley Bisland and family, and images used in Barry Silesky's
biography: Ferlinghetti, the artist in his time.
2 boxes (ca. 345 photographic prints, negatives, and 1 pencil drawing)
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Collection is open for research.