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Trip Without A Ticket: Free Store Variations

12.15.2009  |  By
Filed under: Field Notes

The Diggers

I’ll start the ‘variations survey’ with an off-handed proposal by the Diggers, who popularized the free-store as a radical transformation of space and value.  Their free store (above) was realized in San Francisco, 1968.

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