Rare Photos From Woodstock That Couldn't Be Seen Before
50 years after the iconic Woodstock era and cultural spirit, iconic fashion and the influence of music remain like ancient wine, improving over time. Woodstock was more than just a festival; It was a cultural landmark that shows in every way the free spirit of the young people at the time, the search for personal expression and self-expression. Read on to enjoy a trip back in time.
Never-before-seen photos from Woodstock that stand out. It was the summer in 1959 in Bethel, New York, when a small Music Festival turned, and it will historical event, with almost half a million folks participating in it. Here are some unique pictures of that fantastic event.
The bubble blowing woman
The bubble blowing woman Woodstock was known for bringing people together. But this woman, who seems to enjoy her own company blowing bubbles is a perfect illustration of a free-spirited behavior at the festival.
The legendary Tim Hardin
Tim, along with his band performed. If I were a carpenter on the the festival, all he needed was a guitar and his voice. He made 2000 dollars, which at the time, was not a bad earning at all.
A place to Relax
It is a common sight to see people sleeping in weird places during festivals such as this man who slept between two cars without caring for anyone around him or the car owners.
Sri Swami Sat-chit-ananda
The legendary SRI Swami sat-chit-ananda, also attended the festival and made an opening speech, empowering half a million people. He started his speech by referencing everyone as brothers and sisters. He address included Talks Of War, and how music is a higher power than any other force and control.
His performances on the last day of the festival. Right after his performance of thunderstorm disrupted the festival. He got paid 1300 dollars for his performance.
The psychic Palm Reader
Many spiritual people, also attended the festival.This woman seems to read the palm of another girl with tarot cards place on a tree trunk by the smile on the girls face. It is safe to assume that she received some good news.
This couple was sleeping. While everyone else was leaving, at least they were committed to
each other and stay together. They must have been shocked when they woke up saying that everyone had left them.
A Sense Of Community
These women seem to be preparing meals for the Woodstock Community. It was common for the participants to share food, water and other resources with each other, a practice that defines a Woodstock festival.