The tragedy of May 4, 1970, left four Kent State University students dead and nine injured while profoundly changing the campus and America’s view of the Vietnam War.
Fifty years later, a new 144-page Akron Beacon Journal book featuring freshly curated photos from its Pulitzer Prize-winning coverage will look back at events before, during and after the tragic day.
Kent state may 4
Great book with the pictures as to what happened May 4, 1970 in Kent, Ohio. It is a sad time in our history, but we must not forget.
May 4, 1970: The Kent State Story in Pictures
We were a part of May 4,1970. Was disappointed that much of what I remember was not in the book, Thanks for making the book. Sharing it with our grandchildren.
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