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Pete Seeger sings (Credit: Faye Murman)

Pete Seeger sings "If I Had a Hammer" at the barn-raising ceremony in Kingston of the new facility for the Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group, which will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by the folk singer and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

Sloop Clearwater barn raising

The Hudson River Sloop Clearwater and Hudson River Maritime Museum held a celebration and barn raising for the Kingston Home Port and Education Center Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012. The public was able to observe the carefully choreographed, pre-planned assembly, or "Amish-style" timber frame barn raising that took place on the grounds of the museum in Kingston.

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for its new facility. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for its new facility. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for its new facility. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

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The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for its new facility. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

Pete Seeger sings
(Credit: Faye Murman)

Pete Seeger sings "If I Had a Hammer" as the Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston. (Sept. 15, 2012)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for its new facility. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

Pete Seeger sings
(Credit: Faye Murman)

Pete Seeger sings "If I Had a Hammer" at the barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for the new facility for the Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by the folk singer and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

Pete Seeger sings
(Credit: Faye Murman)

Pete Seeger sings "If I Had a Hammer" at the barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for the new facility for the Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by the folk singer and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

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Pete Seeger sings
(Credit: Faye Murman)

Pete Seeger sings "If I Had a Hammer" at the barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for the new facility for the Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by the folk singer and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

Pete Seeger sings
(Credit: Faye Murman)

Pete Seeger sings "If I Had a Hammer" at the barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for the new facility for the Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by the folk singer and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

William Willsey III poses for a portrait on
(Credit: Faye Murman)

William Willsey III poses for a portrait on a 1925 trolley, which transported guests to the barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for the new facility for the Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for its new facility. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

Jack Weeks, chairman of the Building Committee, attends
(Credit: Faye Murman)

Jack Weeks, chairman of the Building Committee, attends the barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for the new facility for the Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

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The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for its new facility. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for its new facility. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for its new facility. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for its new facility. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for its new facility. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

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The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for its new facility. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for its new facility. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for its new facility. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for its new facility. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for its new facility. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

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The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for its new facility. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for its new facility. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for its new facility. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for its new facility. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for its new facility. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

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The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group holds a barn-raising ceremony in Kingston for its new facility. It will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

The barn-raising ceremony in Kingston of the new
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The barn-raising ceremony in Kingston of the new facility for the Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group, which will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

The barn-raising ceremony in Kingston of the new
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The barn-raising ceremony in Kingston of the new facility for the Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group, which will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

The barn-raising ceremony in Kingston of the new
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The barn-raising ceremony in Kingston of the new facility for the Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group, which will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

The barn-raising ceremony in Kingston of the new
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The barn-raising ceremony in Kingston of the new facility for the Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group, which will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
The barn-raising ceremony in Kingston of the new
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The barn-raising ceremony in Kingston of the new facility for the Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group, which will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

The barn-raising ceremony in Kingston of the new
(Credit: Faye Murman)

The barn-raising ceremony in Kingston of the new facility for the Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental group, which will serve as the winter home for sloop Clearwater, which was built by folk singer Pete Seeger and friends in 1969. (Sept. 15, 2012)

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