[act-ma] 5/4 Remember Kent State: May 4, 1970 (Fri) [resources]

James in Cambridge tompaine at hotmail.com
Wed May 2 19:57:07 PDT 2012


Friends:  
  Were it not for the rain forecast, I would have invited interested persons
to join me in Harvard Square this Friday, May 4, at 12 Noon through 12:24 p.m.,
when the shootings occurred at Kent State University in Ohio.
  I may be there anyway but, under the circumstances, in lieu of formally announcing
a vigil of some sort, I prefer to share some useful and very interesting resources
about what happened that year in 1970 during our fight to save our lives and end the
U.S. government's war against Vietnam and it's people and, also, the American people.
  If you look at the photos of John Filo, Howard Ruffner, Chuck Ayres and/or Paul Tople
you will be amazed.
                               James
   
 
                              "Long Live the Spirit of Kent and Jackson State!"
 

Composite photograph of four Kent State 1970 martyrs - Composite photograph of Allison Krause, Jeffrey Miller, Sandra Scheuer and William Schroeder. From Kent State University with no copyright restrictions.
John Filo: Picture from Kent State - John Filo was a Kent State University student when he captured the top news photo of 1970: a girl screaming over the dead body of Jeffrey Miller who was killed by the national guard. Filo tells his story online.
Howard Ruffner: HUGE collection of best May 1-4, 1970 Kent State photographs This is the complete collection of fine Ruffner photos, uncropped and with some enlarged.
Chuck Ayres: Kent State 1970 photographs - This collection contains photographs taken on the Kent State University campus on May 1-4, 1970, as well as a book of cartoons related to KSU originally published in the Daily Kent Stater and Akron Beacon Journal.
Eyewitness - Photographs by Howard Ruffner - The Digital Journalist - Howard Ruffner, a KSU student photographer, captured some of the best May 4, 1970, photos. His interview, text and RealAudio, is followed by 10 pages of photographs.
Frank Smith: Kent State 1970 photographs - This collection contains photographs taken around Kent State University campus and Kent city, during the events associated with the May 4, 1970 tragedy.
Kent State Rifle photo/info: Smithsonian Museum of American History - Actual M-1 rifle used by Ohio National Guard at Kent State University on May 4, 1970: includes photo, dimensions, weight and history.
Kent State University News Service, Photographs, May 1-4, 1970 - This collection consists of photographs and contact sheets produced by University News Service before, during, and after the May 4, 1970, shootings at Kent State University.
May 4th 1970 - Paul Tople Documentary Photographs - Documentary photography from Paul Tople. Kent State University photos from May 4, 1970, including photo of me wounded behind a beautiful oak tree during the gunfire.
Ralph Solonitz: Kent State 1970 photographs - The collection consists predominantly of color photographs taken by Solonitz in May, 1970, of the events surrounding the May 4, 1970, shootings at Kent State.
Ohio State Highway Patrol, Kent State Photographs, May 1-4, 1970 - This collection contains photographs taken by the Ohio State Highway Patrol during the events leading up to and including May 4, 1970. The State Highway Patrol has granted Kent State University permission to allow reproductions of these photographs.
Color photo Allison Krause, Kent State Photographs Kent State Photographs, May 1-4, 1970
 		 	   		  
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