Kent State Shootings: Oral Histories

Linda Williams Oral History

Kent State Shootings: Oral Histories

Linda Williams Oral History

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Narrator Williams, Linda
Narrator's Role Resident of Ravenna, Ohio, in 1970
Date of Interview 1990-05-01
Description A resident of Ravenna, Ohio, in 1970, Linda Williams describes being a patient at Robinson Memorial Hospital on May 4, 1970, the day of the shootings at nearby Kent State University. She recalls that her husband could not visit her because the hospital had been closed. She also relates her mother's experience working in the same hospital's Emergency Room when the Kent State shooting victims arrived.
Length of Interview 1 minute
Places Discussed Kent (Ohio)
Ravenna (Ohio)
Time Period discussed May 4, 1970
Subject(s) City dwellers--Ohio--Ravenna--Interviews
Kent State Shootings, Kent, Ohio, 1970
Ohio. Army National Guard
Robinson Memorial Hospital (Ravenna, Ohio)
Repository Special Collections and Archives
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