American musicologist, photographer, and founding member of the New Lost City Ramblers. He took iconic photos of the beat generation writers and of Bob Dylan.
He was born and raised in Queens, New York.
He recorded a Peruvian wedding song which was attached to the Voyager Golden Record aboard the Voyager spacecraft.
He married Penny Seeger, the youngest member of the musical Seeger family.
He documented Bob Dylan's arrival in New York.