50 Rarely Seen Images From Woodstock 1969

Extensive Clean-Up Was Required

woodstock cleanup

Cleaning the venue was a massive task and took several days, bulldozers, and tens of thousands of dollars. The workers actually started the clean-up by shoveling the trash; it looked like a tornado had gone through.

Plastic, crates, and clothes were strewn about, and the farm’s green grass was trampled into oblivion. However, there were more than eight thousand attendees who volunteered to help clean up, and it went fairly quickly and smoothly.

Written by Camille Moore

Camille has a master's degree from Saint Joseph University's Writing Studies program, and she currently works as the Writing Center Assistant Director at a small university in western Pennsylvania. Camille's writing has been published on several websites, and she enjoys writing articles and short stories in her spare time. You can follow Camille on Twitter @CamealAshley.