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Boston Globe
Patti Smith shares joy and passion in powerful Newport Folk Festival setoffered “This Is the Girl,” which she’d written about that singer. She honored
Patti Smith shares joy and passion in powerful Newport Folk Festival set
Boston Globe / Posted 22 hours ago
offered “This Is the Girl,” which she’d written about that singer. She honored Prince with a retouched “When Doves Cry” and Pete Seeger with an earnest “If I Had a Hammer” — which, she told the crowd, she’d last sung in church choir as a... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Nursery rhymes and their influence on pop musicto Grow On for Mother and Child was the first "serious" children's record. Soon
Nursery rhymes and their influence on pop music
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 2 days ago
to Grow On for Mother and Child was the first "serious" children's record. Soon after, another well-known folk singer, Pete Seeger, released American Folk Songs for Children, which established him as the grandfather of children's music. A... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Newport Folk Festival opens at Fort Adamsto wrap up the weekend. It's the 57th anniversary of the first folk festival,
Newport Folk Festival opens at Fort Adams
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 2 days ago
to wrap up the weekend. It's the 57th anniversary of the first folk festival, which was founded by George Wein (ween) and Pete Seeger. The festival is best known as the place where Bob Dylan went electric in 1965. It has gained in popularity in... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Robert Darden: The lasting power of 'We Shall Overcome'she first heard the patchworked song sung by striking North Carolina tobacco wo
Robert Darden: The lasting power of 'We Shall Overcome'
Dallas Morning News / Posted 10 days ago
she first heard the patchworked song sung by striking North Carolina tobacco workers in the 1940s. Legendary folk singer Pete Seeger is widely credited with changing the title to "We Shall Overcome" as it was taught to each new generation of... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 14"This Land is Your Land," is born in Okemah, Oklahoma. Such songwriters as Bob
July 14
KECI Missoula / Posted 11 days ago
"This Land is Your Land," is born in Okemah, Oklahoma. Such songwriters as Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, John Mellencamp, Pete Seeger and Joe Strummer have acknowledged Guthrie, who died at the age of 55 in October 1967, as a major... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
SEC commissioner Greg Sankey talks Aggies, conference reputationoccur for me personally, there's a passage in the book of Ecclesiastes, the Old
SEC commissioner Greg Sankey talks Aggies, conference reputation
Houston Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
occur for me personally, there's a passage in the book of Ecclesiastes, the Old Testament book of Ecclesiastes, that Pete Seeger wrote into song lyrics, and became a 1965 No. 1 hit for the musical group called The Byrds. 'To everything... Read more
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SkyHi Daily News
de Vos: Too late, smartbe found in carpet bombing and deforestation. We had Jefferson Airplane and th
de Vos: Too late, smart
SkyHi Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
be found in carpet bombing and deforestation. We had Jefferson Airplane and the Beatles screaming for Revolution, with Pete Seeger and Phil Ochs telling us why and Cat Stevens trying to calm the whole thing down. It was a dangerous time as... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
What's Happening: July 7, 2016will present a rousing summer concert featuring the music of several favorite a
What's Happening: July 7, 2016
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 17 days ago
will present a rousing summer concert featuring the music of several favorite artists and composers including the Beatles, Pete Seeger, Andrew Lloyd Weber, Gilbert and Sullivan, Irving Berlin, George Gerswin and Cesar Frank. The concert will be... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
Traxversion and a live radio performance. The latter’s one of 11 previously unrelea
Trax
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 17 days ago
version and a live radio performance. The latter’s one of 11 previously unreleased tracks (including spirited covers of Pete Seeger, Merle Travis and San Diego pal Kimm Rogers) that deepen this reissue’s value by illuminating the Rave-Ups’... Read more
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The Seattle Times
More than meets the eye in ReAct’s ‘The Aliens’his boyish insecurity. But he essentially captures Evan’s evolution, and has a
More than meets the eye in ReAct’s ‘The Aliens’
The Seattle Times / Posted 18 days ago
his boyish insecurity. But he essentially captures Evan’s evolution, and has a lovely moment at the end, strumming on a bequeathed guitar and singing, incongruously and poignantly, an old Pete Seeger folk song about liberation: “If I Had a Ha... Read more
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KERA North Texas
A Brief History Of America's Middle Classbath house was intended to be "bright, cheerful, and well furnished," according
A Brief History Of America's Middle Class
KERA North Texas / Posted 19 days ago
bath house was intended to be "bright, cheerful, and well furnished," according to the AP at the time. 1963: Folk singer Pete Seeger scores a hit with Little Boxes, a song written the year before by Malvina Reynolds and which satirizes... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
A Brief History Of America's Middle Classbath house was intended to be "bright, cheerful, and well furnished," according
A Brief History Of America's Middle Class
KPBS San Diego / Posted 19 days ago
bath house was intended to be "bright, cheerful, and well furnished," according to the AP at the time. 1963: Folk singer Pete Seeger scores a hit with Little Boxes, a song written the year before by Malvina Reynolds and which satirizes... Read more
20d
Berkshire Eagle
Owner to mark 20 years of keeping Dream Away tradition aliverooms a homey atmosphere, echoed in the music room's padded pews and poufs, hom
Owner to mark 20 years of keeping Dream Away tradition alive
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 20 days ago
rooms a homey atmosphere, echoed in the music room's padded pews and poufs, home to performers from local bands to the late Pete Seeger. Knickknacks and artworks classic and kitsch are everywhere, even in the bathrooms, where contemporary paintings... Read more
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Raw Story
Sorry, right-wing xenophobes: Patriotic radicals and progressives are what made America greatthe country for its failure to share its riches. This is reflected in the song’
Sorry, right-wing xenophobes: Patriotic radicals and progressives are what made America great
Raw Story / Posted 20 days ago
the country for its failure to share its riches. This is reflected in the song’s last and least-known verse, which Pete Seeger and Bruce Springsteen included when they performed the song in January 2009 at a pre-inaugural concert in front... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
100 years later, France marks American’s July 4 sacrificecould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later, France marks American’s July 4 sacrifice
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrificecould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrifice
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrificecould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrifice
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrificecould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrifice
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrificecould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrifice
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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CBS News
France celebrates centennial of an American's July 4 sacrificecould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
France celebrates centennial of an American's July 4 sacrifice
CBS News / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
100 years later, France marks American Alan Seeger's July 4 sacrificecould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later, France marks American Alan Seeger's July 4 sacrifice
Savannah Morning News / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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KXXV Waco
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrificecould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrifice
KXXV Waco / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrificecould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrifice
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrificecould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrifice
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrificecould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrifice
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrificecould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrifice
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrificecould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrifice
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrificecould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrifice
WSMV Nashville / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrificecould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrifice
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrificecould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrifice
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrificecould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrifice
Hawaii News Now / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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Island Packet
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrificecould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrifice
Island Packet / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrificecould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrifice
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrificecould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrifice
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrificecould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrifice
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrificecould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later, France marks American's July 4 sacrifice
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingerscould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingers
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingerscould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingers
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingerscould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingers
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingerscould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingers
Hawaii News Now / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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Salon.com
100 years later: Alan Seeger’s global commitment lingerscould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later: Alan Seeger’s global commitment lingers
Salon.com / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. “Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingerscould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingers
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingerscould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingers
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingerscould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingers
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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Daily Herald
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingerscould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingers
Daily Herald / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingerscould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingers
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingerscould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingers
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingerscould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingers
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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ABC News
100 Years Later: Alan Seeger's Global Commitment Lingerscould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 Years Later: Alan Seeger's Global Commitment Lingers
ABC News / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingerscould not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the ant
100 years later: Alan Seeger's global commitment lingers
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 21 days ago
could not understand those who stood to the side in World War I, hardly the anti-war message that his folk-singing nephew Pete Seeger would later spread during the Vietnam War years. "Playing a part in the life of nations, he is taking part in... Read more
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