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Ken Friedman
Bill Graham between takes during the filming of “A ’60s Reunion with Bill Graham: A Night at the Fillmore,” Fillmore Auditorium, San Francisco, 1986
Courtesy of Ken Friedman 

The Grajonca Family, Berlin, ca. 1938
Gelatin silver print
Collection of David and Alex Graham 

Baron Wolman
Jim Morrison at Winterland Auditorium, San Francisco, 1967
Gelatin silver print
Iconic Images/Baron Wolman

Note from Donovan to Bill Graham, San Francisco, November 1967
Offset print with inscribed ink
Collection of David and Alex Graham
Photo by Robert Wedemeyer

Baron Wolman
B.B. King backstage at Winterland Auditorium, San Francisco, December 8, 1967
Gelatin silver print
Iconic Images/Baron Wolman 

Baron Wolman
Jimi Hendrix performs at Fillmore Auditorium, San Francisco, February 1, 1968
Gelatin silver print
Iconic Images/Baron Wolman

Bonnie MacLean
Bill Graham gives his young son David a piggyback ride, San Francisco, 1969
Gelatin silver print
Collection of David and Alex Graham

Gibson Guitar Corporation 1959
Cherry Sunburst Gibson Les Paul played by Duane Allman of the Allman Brothers Band during live concert recording at Fillmore East; recorded: March 12–13, 1971
Mahogany back, maple top, rosewood fingerboard, nitrocellulose trapezoid inlays Collection of Galadrielle Allman
Photo by Robert Wedemeyer

Baron Wolman
View from the audience: The Rolling Stones at Day on the Green Oakland Coliseum Stadium, Oakland, California, July 26, 1978
Gelatin silver print Iconic
Iconic Images/Baron Wolman 

Boots worn by Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones during 1981 Tattoo You tour, ca. 1980, presented to Bill Graham in 1982
Leather, duct tape
Collection of David and Alex Graham
Photo by Robert Wedemeyer

Yamaha Corporation
Yamaha SG200 played and signed by Carlos Santana, Hamamatsu, Japan, ca. 1984–1986
Nato wood body and neck, rose inlays in mother of pearl and turquoise, rosewood fretboard with dot inlays, chrome hardware, chrome Schaller-style tuning pegs
Collection of Carlos Santana
Photo by Robert Wedemeyer

Telephone from Bill Graham Presents offices, damaged in office firebombing San Francisco, May 7, 1985
Plastic, wiring
Collection of David and Alex Graham
Photo by Robert Wedemeyer

Ken Friedman
Bob Dylan and Jerry Garcia perform at Day on the Green, Oakland Coliseum Stadium, Oakland, CA, July 24, 1987
Chromogenic print
Courtesy of Ken Friedman

Ken Friedman
Prince and the Revolution perform at the Cow Palace, Daly City, CA, March 1, 1985
Chromogenic print
Courtesy of Ken Friedman 

Ken Friedman
Madonna performs during her Blonde Ambition tour, Oakland Coliseum Arena, Oakland, CA, May 18, 1990
Chromogenic print
Courtesy of Ken Friedman

Ken Friedman
David Bowie performs at Shoreline Amphitheater, Mountain View, CA, October 21, 1995
Chromogenic print
Courtesy of Ken Friedman

Creative: Tronvig Group