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Guy Carawan Musician Known For 39We Shall Overcome39 Dies At 87

Guy Carawan Musician Known For 39We Shall Overcome39 Dies At 87


'We Shall Overcome' Folklorist Guy Carawan Dead at 87

Origin: Carawan (pictured in late 1950s or early 1960s with Peggy Seeger) is

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18, 1986, photograph, civil rights pioneers Guy and Candie

We Will Overcome

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13, 2004, photograph, civil rights pioneers Guy and Candie

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In a July 27, 2009, photograph, civil rights pioneers Guy and Candie Carawan

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