Bethel Woods Collection, 2013.29, gift of William Merriam
Description: Digital file of Super 8 home movie dating from August 1969.
Photographer: William Merriam
Subject: 1969 Woodstock Music and Art Fair. Scenes of festival attendees driving their VW bus on the New York Thruway to US Hwy 17 exit 104 to Hwy 17B to White Lake, where they too the back roads to the stage area. Campground scenes and views of the festival stage from Best Road campground. Scenes from audience and portions of performances by Richie Havens, Swami Satchidinanda, and Sweetwater. Traffic scenes on departure.
Technical: Digitized by the donor from original Super 8 film. 708 x 480, 7 minutes, 35 seconds.
Copyright: © The Museum at Bethel Woods
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