Blake and Copland conversing with members of Carey's Staff

Composers Eubie Blake (left) and Aaron Copland (right) conversing with Patricia Di Benedetto Snyder (Festival Producer), and Robert J. Morgado (Secretary to Governor Carey) in the Executive Mansion during the Harvest Music Festival.

The Harvest Music Festival was a full day event with music and farmers' markets at the Empire State Plaza. The Albany Police Department estimated that at least 75,000 people attended.
September 19 1981
New York State Archives. New York (State). Governor. Public information photographs, 1910-1992. Series 13703-83, Box 11, No. 013.
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