Album 1700 by Peter, Paul and Mary

The 30’s era gangster pic used on the front of Peter, Paul and Mary’s seventh album, “Album 1700” was shot at 70 Bedford Street between Commerce Street and Morton Street. The album was released on August 4, 1967 by Warner Brothers and includes their biggest hit “Leaving on a Jet Plane” which was written by John Denver.

Album 1700 got its name because its original album issue was Warner Brothers Records catalog# W-1700.


Side One:
Rolling Home
Leaving on a Jet Plane
Weep For Jamie
No Other Name
The House Song
The Great Mandella (The Wheel Of Life)

Side Two:
I Dig Rock And Roll Music
If I Had Wings
I’m In Love With A Big Blue Frog
Bob Dylan’s Dream
The Song Is Love


Peter Yarrow – vocals, guitar, 12-string guitar
Noel “Paul” Stookey – vocals, guitar, 12-string guitar
Mary Travers – vocals

Peter, Paul and Mary Studio Discography

1962 – Peter, Paul and Mary
1963 – (Moving)
1963 – In The Wind
1965 – A Song Will Rise
1965 – See What Tomorrow Brings
1966 – The Peter, Paul and Mary Album
1967 – Album 1700
1968 – Late Again
1978 – Reunion
1986 – No Easy Walk to Freedom
1990 – Flowers and Stones
1995 – (LifeLines)
2003 – In These Times

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