1969 – I Was There


I actually worked at it. I used to have a pay stub from “Food for Love, Inc.” Don’t know what happened to it.

On This Day: Woodstock opens at New York farm,

On Aug.15, 1969, the Woodstock Music and Arts Festival, often described as a landmark counterculture event, opened on Max Yasgur’s farm near Bethel, N.Y., drawing an estimated 400,000 people for three days of music.