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City of San Francisco oracle

Collection Data

Names
Burroughs, William S., 1914-1997 (Contributor)
Griffin, Rick (Cover designer)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1966 - 1968
Place: San Francisco
Publisher: Oracle Cooperative Pub. Association
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll +++ Burroughs ZA3 S26 1967 (v. 1, no. 10)
Shelf locator: Berg Coll +++ Counterculture S26 1967 (v. 1, no. 6)
Topics
Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997 -- Portraits
Leary, Timothy, 1920-1996 -- Portraits
Watts, Alan, 1915-1973 -- Portraits
Grateful Dead (Musical group)
Underground press publications -- California -- San Francisco
New Age movement -- California
Communal living -- California
Counterculture -- California
Counterculture -- United States
Hippies -- California
LSD (Drug) -- Social aspects -- United States
Psychedelic art
Religion and culture -- United States
Rock music -- 1960-1979
Sex -- Religious aspects
Tantrism
Yoga
Astrology
Youth -- Drug use -- California
American newspapers -- California -- San Francisco
American poetry -- 20th century
Haight-Ashbury (San Francisco, Calif.)
San Francisco (Calif.)
Genres
Portraits
Periodicals
Specimens
Notes
Date/sequential designation: [Vol. 1, no.] 3 - v. 1, no. 12.
Content: Description based on surrogate; title from caption.
Content: V. 1, no. 6 featuring front cover color art (Christ-like figure above two unicorn heads) by Rick Griffin; back page featuring color art by Ida Griffin.
Content: V. 1, no. 6 with b&w photographs of Grateful Dead, Allen Ginsberg, Timothy Leary, and Alan Watts in photo-montage, p. 10-11.
Content: V. 1, no. 6 contains article about astrology.
Content: V. 1, no. 10 with William S. Burroughs' article, "Academy 23, a Deconditioning," on p. 3, 21, 26.
Acquisition: Purchase; Robert and Carol Jackson; 2005; 005892 copy 1 of v. 1, no. 10; 005893 copy 2 of v. 1, no. 10
Acquisition: Purchase; BeatBooks August 2011 007852 v. 1, no. 6
Physical Description
Extent: 1 v.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
International Standard Serial Number: 0474-3229
Library of Congress Control Number: sn 90005724
RLIN/OCLC: 21556756
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19272126
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0f8e4160-5de7-0135-7a4a-7fda7370be86
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