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Mary Travers of folk music fame dies

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Mary Travers, of 1960s folk trio Peter, Paul and Mary, died Wednesday. She was 72.

Travers and her group became famous for songs that were synonymous with the anti-Vietnam War and Civil Rights movements, including their covers of “Where Have All The Flowers Gone?” and “Blowin’ In The Wind.” Video after the jump.


“Blowin’ In The Wind,” 1966


“If I Had A Hammer”


“Where Have All The Flowers Gone?”

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Written by Caroline Evans

September 17, 2009 at 9:17 pm

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