Heroic portrait of Jack Kerouac with Southern Pacific R.R. Brakeman’s Manual in Pocket, fire-escape three flights up, backyard, 206 East 7th Street, NYC, Fall 1953. Copyright ©Allen Ginsberg Estate.
Johnny Depp at Allen Ginsberg’s kitchen table, 437 East 12th Street, NYC, 1994. Copyright ©Allen Ginsberg Estate.
Allen Ginsberg probably working on Howl and Other Poems manuscript, at Peter’s Potrero Hill apartment, San Francisco, June 1956. Snapped by Peter Orlovsky. Copyright ©Allen Ginsberg Estate.
The iconic Gotham Book Mart sign created by John Held, Jr. Image courtesy of Chris Silver Smith.