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Kent State Shootings: Oral History Project

Recently Added Oral Histories

Richard Chemel Oral History

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Richard Chemel was a student majoring in telecommunications at Kent State University in 1970. He was an eyewitness to the shootings on May 4 and…

Phyllis O'Connor Oral History

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Phyllis O'Connor was a student at Ellet High School in Akron, Ohio, in 1970. On the day of the shootings, her father took her with him and they gave…

Anonymous Oral History

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As one of two pathologists working at Robinson Memorial Hospital on the day of the shootings, this individual performed Allison Krause's autopsy. He…

Lawrence and Marsha Bond Oral History

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Lawrence Bond was a graduate student studying chemistry at Kent State University in 1970 and he and his wife, Marsha, were living in the Allerton…

Steven Bauer Oral History

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Steven Bauer was living with his family in Kent and was a student at Kent Roosevelt High School in 1970. He talks about what it was like to grow up in…

Sandor Lubisch Oral History

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Sandor Lubisch was an undergraduate student at Kent State University from 1967-1971. He was part of the residence halls' student staff at Tri-Towers,…

James Stroh Oral History

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James Stroh was a Vietnam veteran and a student studying physics at Kent State University in 1970. He describes his memories of the events on campus…

Scott Layman Oral History

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Scott Layman was a professor teaching in the Industrial Arts Education program in 1970. He discusses his memories of the events on campus the weekend…

Ronald Goldstein Oral History

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Ronald Goldstein was a senior studying education at Kent State University in 1970 and he discusses life on campus in the years leading up to the…

Rick Felber Oral History

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Rick Felber was a former Kent State University student and was living in Kent, Ohio, in 1970. He was present for some of the demonstrations that were…

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