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Bride with Drum Kit

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: 1970-04-23 ca.

Description: A crew works with plywood during construction of the food stalls at the Sound Storm music festival.

Date: 1970-04-26 

Description: Ron "Pigpen" McKernan, keyboardist and percussionist for the Grateful Dead, sitting at his keyboard mid-performance, playing a tambourine. His t-shirt read...

Date: 1970-04-23 ca.

Description: A small group of workers mill around the foot of the festival stage mid-construction.

Date: 1970-04-23 ca.

Description: Four workers amid construction of food stalls out of plywood a day or two before the beginning of the Sound Storm music festival.

Date: 1970-04-26 

Description: Phil Lesh and Bob Weir, bassist and guitarist (respectively) in the Grateful Dead, mid-performance at the Sound Storm festival. The bass guitar is made by...

Date: 1970-04-23 ca.

Description: A group of three young workers amid construction of plywood stalls. There is a station wagon in the background. A few tents are set up on the hill in the b...

Date: 1970-04-23 ca.

Description: The camping site for the Sound Storm music festival a day or two before campers begin arriving. There is a lone car and tent visible.

Date: 1970-04-23 

Description: A wide view of the camping area at the site of the Sound Storm music festival. People are walking among tents and vehicles spread out on a hill. There is a...

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: 1970-04-26 

Description: View from below stage of Jerry Garcia playing a Gibson guitar and singing with the Grateful Dead on stage at the Sound Storm music festival.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Rear view of three people, two nude and one clothed. They are sitting on a towel next to a pile of clothes on the bank of Rowan Creek near York Farm during...

Date: 1929 

Description: View across road of cottage with a screened porch in a wooded area. Picnic tables are on the left. A bench is in front of the cottage. A row of planters in...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Peter Obranovich (better known at the time as "Pete Bobo"), promoter for the festival, on horseback talking to festival staff at the Sound Storm music fest...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: A smiling woman in a long pattered dress stands in the road as crowded cars slowly roll past, making a peace sign with her hands for a captive audience.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Illinois Speed Press performing on stage at night during the Sound Storm music festival.

Photograph

Two Bikers

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Two bikers at the Sound Storm music festival. The biker on the left is wearing a hat, leather jacket, white pants, and is smoking a cigarette. The biker on...

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: 1970-04-26 

Description: View from above of Ron "Pigpen" McKernan, keyboardist and percussionist for the Grateful Dead, sitting at his keyboard mid-performance playing conga drums...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Lead singer Barbara Swenson of Northern Comfort clapping on stage with a microphone stand in the foreground. A guitarist is in the background.

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