Name

Pete Seeger

Career

Arts/Writing

Occupation 1

song writer

Occupation 2

conservationist

Identifier

Hudson River

Region

NA/Mid-Atlantic region

Era

Maritime Nation Since 1950 (1951-present)

Text

Folk singer active since the 1950s in effort to clean up the Hudson River; captain of the Hudson River sloop Clearwater

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Pete Seeger-owned sloop used to promote environmentalism on the Hudson River
Pete Seeger-owned sloop used to promote environmentalism on the Hudson River

Photograph of folk singer and marine conservationist
Photograph of folk singer and marine conservationist