Jack Kerouac near Times Square, New York, 1958.
Photo by Jerry Yulsam.

Jack Kerouac near Times Square, New York, 1958.

Photo by Jerry Yulsam.



Jack Kerouac in Greenwich Village, New York, October 1958.
Photo by Jerry Yulsam.

Jack Kerouac in Greenwich Village, New York, October 1958.

Photo by Jerry Yulsam.



Jack Kerouac, Al Cohn and Zoot Simms in studio during the recording sessions for Blues and Haikus, circa late 1958/early 1959.

Jack Kerouac, Al Cohn and Zoot Simms in studio during the recording sessions for Blues and Haikus, circa late 1958/early 1959.



Jack Kerouac and Lucien Carr on campus at Columbia University in New York, circa spring 1944.
Photo by Allen Ginsberg.

Jack Kerouac and Lucien Carr on campus at Columbia University in New York, circa spring 1944.

Photo by Allen Ginsberg.






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"All of your San Franciscos will have to fall eventually and burn again."

— Jack Kerouac, “October in the Railroad Earth”



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Jack Kerouac — “Excerpts from The Subterraneans" (from Readings by Jack Kerouac on the Beat Generation, 1959)



"Live, travel, adventure, bless, and don’t be sorry."

— Jack Kerouac (via thehouseoftherisingsun)


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Advertisement for a reading of On the Road on August 31, 1956.

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Advertisement for a reading of On the Road on August 31, 1956.

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Jack Kerouac in Greenwich Village, October 1958. By Jerry Yulsam.

Jack Kerouac in Greenwich Village, October 1958. By Jerry Yulsam.



Silent footage of Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, Lucien Carr and others in New York in summer 1959. Recorded by Robert Frank in and around the Harmony Bar & Restaurant at E 9th St. and 3rd Ave.



"No man should go through life without once experiencing healthy, even bored solitude in the wilderness, finding himself depending solely on himself and thereby learning his true and hidden strength."

— Jack Kerouac, Lonesome Traveler


Another Jack Kerouac shot by Elliott Erwitt, 1955.

Another Jack Kerouac shot by Elliott Erwitt, 1955.



Jack Kerouac’s passport photo, early–mid 1940s.

Jack Kerouac’s passport photo, early–mid 1940s.



Jack Kerouac’s signature, undated.

Jack Kerouac’s signature, undated.