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View from behind American farmer Max Yasgur as he addresses the... News Photo1960-1969,Archival,Arts Culture and Entertainment,Audience,Bethel - New York,Color Image,Concert Hall,Crowd,Farmer,Gesturing,Headshot,Horizon Over Land,Horizontal,Human Interest,Incidental People,Large,Music,North America,One Person,Peace Sign - Gesture,People,Photograph,Rear View,Shirt,Speech,Stage - Performance Space,USA,Woodstock Music Festival - New York,WristwatchPhotographer Collection: Premium Archive View from behind American farmer Max Yasgur (1919 - 1973) as he addresses the massive crowd with a 'peace sign' from stage during the Woodstock Music and Arts Fair in Bethel, New York, August 17, 1969. Yasgur provided the land, part of his farm, upon which the festival was held after several other locations had fallen through. (Photo by Barry Z Levine/Getty Images)