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Date: 1970-04-26 

Description: The Grateful Dead mid-performance as viewed from the audience. People are also watching from a scaffolding behind the stage.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Young women standing and sitting on the banks of Rowan Creek near York Farm during the Sound Storm music festival. Clothing is draped on branches nearby.

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Unpacking Apples

Date: 1970-04-23 

Description: A group of people eat and help unload crates of apples from a U-Haul trailer in the campground area of the Sound Storm music festival during the constructi...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: A crowd of people in a circle are dancing at the foot of the stage at the Sound Storm music festival. Other audience members are standing around them watc...

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Phil Lesh on Stage

Date: 1970-04-26 

Description: Phil Lesh, bassist for the Grateful Dead on stage wearing a t-shirt reading "Fillmore West." Mickey Hart's drum kit can be seen to the right, and Bob Weir'...

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"The Mud King"

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: A bearded young man, Michael McCormick of Madison, was crowned "The Mud King." He is covered in dark mud from the banks of nearby Rowan Creek and holding a...

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US Pure Tour Van

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: The touring van with trailer for US Pure parked near the backstage area of the Sound Storm music festival. Two people are standing near the open passenger...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Peter Obranovich (better known at the time as "Pete Bobo"), promoter for the festival, wearing a blue and yellow bucket hat, standing on the side of the st...

Date: 1970-04-25 

Description: Stage view from behind the band The Bowery Boys during the set they played at the music festival Sound Storm. From left are: Richard Wiegel (guitar), Jeff...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: View from above of a crowd of audience members, one of whom is wearing a green camouflage hat, dance at the Sound Storm music festival.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: The crowded Sound Storm music festival audience with hundreds of campfires illuminating the night.

Date: 1970-04-23 

Description: Six young people crowd on top of the rear roof of a U-Haul trailer in the camping area of the Sound Storm music festival. There are other audience members...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: A group of young male audience members crowd around the Sound Storm festival stage with scaffolding visible in the background.

Date: 1970-04-26 

Description: Bill Kreutzmann, Mickey Hart, Jerry Garcia and Ron "Pigpen" McKernan of the Grateful Dead stand around backstage, talking with fans.

Date: 1970-04-24 

Description: Chicago R&B singer Baby Huey standing barefoot on stage wearing an open green shirt on top of coveralls. Members of his horn section are visible in the bac...

Date: 1970-04-24 

Description: Chicago R&B singer Baby Huey standing barefoot on stage wearing an open green shirt on top of coveralls. A conga player, possibly Plato Jones, is visible o...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Irene "Granny" York, the owner of York Farm, the location of the Sound Storm music festival, leans on an automobile near two unidentified men, possibly fes...

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Bride on Stage

Date: 1970-04-26 

Description: A high point of the weekend was the marriage on Sunday of Robert Leslie and Barbara Swenson of the band Northern Comfort. The bride wore flowers in her hai...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: A group of audience members sit on blankets at the Sound Storm festival with a large crowd visible behind them.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: A group of young men and women bathe in Rowan Creek near York Farm during the Sound Storm music festival.

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