28 Captivating Photos Of Hells Angels From 1965

Bill Ray's photos of the members show a different side of the now infamous gang.

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A group of locals as they watch a confrontation between members of Hells Angels and participants in an American Motorcycle Association (AMA)-sponsored event that the Angels disrupted, Bakersfield, California, 1965.

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Police officers try to mediate between the Hells Angels and participants in an American Motorcycle Association (AMA)-sponsored event that the Angels disrupted, Bakersfield, California, 1965.

Portrait of an old lady, California, 1965. / Roseberry proudly displaying his '1%er' patch. The patch references the club's 'outlaw' status implying that, while 99% of motorcycle enthusiasts are law-abiding citizens, the rest are proud to not be labeled that way. California, 1965.