Pete Seeger

Pete Seeger

Peter "Pete" Seeger was an American folk singer and social activist. A fixture on nationwide radio in the 1940s, he also had a string of hit records during the early 1950s as a member of the Weavers, most notably their recording of Lead Belly's "Goodnight, Irene", which topped the charts for 13 weeks in 1950. Members of the Weavers were blacklisted during the McCarthy Era. Wikipedia*

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Pete Seeger has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1989 Rally. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1998 with an average of 1,899 views per program.

Appearances by Title:c. November 12, 1989 - Present Entertainer Videos: 3

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