Smilin’ Smokey Lynn, sings at the Olympic Auditorium, 1951.

Smilin’ Smokey Lynn, sings at the Olympic Auditorium, 1951.

More graffiti covered buildings. (View from the Manhattan Bridge)

More graffiti covered buildings. (View from the Manhattan Bridge)

Graffiti covered buildings. (View from the Manhattan Bridge)

Graffiti covered buildings. (View from the Manhattan Bridge)

Boats for hire, City Island, Bronx.

Boats for hire, City Island, Bronx.

Elevator buttons, Broad St., Manhattan.

Elevator buttons, Broad St., Manhattan.

Big Jay McNeely playing on his back, Los Angeles, 1951.

Big Jay McNeely playing on his back, Los Angeles, 1951.

Dave Brubeck playing his first Los Angeles club date, 1951.

Dave Brubeck playing his first Los Angeles club date, 1951.

Colgate Clock, Jersey City Waterfront at Exchange Place.

Colgate Clock, Jersey City Waterfront at Exchange Place.

Truck covered with graffiti art in New York City.

Truck covered with graffiti art in New York City.

“Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, & the fear of freedom shrinks & vanishes. You are free.”

Jim Morrison