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Remembering Pete Seeger

American folk icon, social activist and Dutchess County resident, Pete Seeger has died.

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    NEW YORK, NY - MAY 20: Legendary folk singer Pete Seeger encourages the crowd to sing at Teachers College, Columbia University commencement convocation May 20, 2003 at St. John's the Divine church in New York. Singer and two other men were given awards and honorary degrees during the ceremony. (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

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    WASHINGTON - JANUARY 18: Musicians Pete Seeger and Bruce Springsteen (R) perform in front of the Lincoln Memorial during the 'We Are One: The Obama Inaugural Celebration At The Lincoln Memorial' on January 18, 2009 at the National Mall in Washington, DC. The event includes a diverse array of talent featuring both musical performances and historical readings and an appearance by U.S. President-elect Barack Obama. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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    NEW ORLEANS - APRIL 25: Recording Artists Tao Rodriguez Seeger and Pete Seeger perform at the 2009 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival at the Fair Grounds Race Course on April 25, 2009 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images)
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    NEW YORK - MAY 03: Musician Pete Seeger attends the Clearwater Benefit Concert celebrating Pete Seeger's 90th Birthday at Madison Square Garden on May 3, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)
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    From L to R, Toshi Reagon, Warren Haynes and Pete Seeger perform during a concert marking folk music legend Seeger's 90th birthday at Madison Square Garden on May 3, 2009. Proceeds from the show will go to Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, an organization founded by the singer 40 years ago to preserve and protect the Hudson River. AFP PHOTO/TIMOTHY A. CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
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    NEW YORK - MAY 03: Musicians Arlo Guthrie, Bruce Springsteen, Tom Morello, Joan Baez, Dave Matthews, Warren Haynes and Pete Seeger perform in the Clearwater Benefit Concert Celebrating Pete Seeger's 90th Birthday at Madison Square Garden on May 3, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)
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    NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 03: Singer Pete Seeger performs at the 2009 Dorothy and Lillian Gish Prize special outdoor tribute at Hunts Point Riverside Park on September 3, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images)
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    NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 03: Singer Pete Seeger performs at the 2009 Dorothy and Lillian Gish Prize special outdoor tribute at Hunts Point Riverside Park on September 3, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images)
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    NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 03: Singer Pete Seeger performs at the 2009 Dorothy and Lillian Gish Prize special outdoor tribute at Hunts Point Riverside Park on September 3, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images)