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Pete Seeger’s Life in Photos

A look back at the folk legend and activist’s 70-year career

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As a solo performer, songwriter, interpreter, and member of the legendary folk band the Weavers, Pete Seeger brought traditional and political songs to the mainstream over the course of his 70-year career. Click through to remember his life in photos.

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Pete Seeger performs during the 2011 Newport Folk Festival at Fort Adams State Park on July 30th, 2011 in Newport, Rhode Island. 

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Pete Seeger photographed in front of the Hudson River at Clearwater's Great Hudson River Revival Festival at Croton Point Park in Croton-on-Hudson, New York on June 16th, 2013. 

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