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Pete Seeger sings

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) Photo Credit: Faye Murman

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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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)

The Hudson River Maritime Museum and Clearwater environmental
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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
Photo 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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