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These rarely-seen photographs of the kent state massacre provide a harrowing look at the day the '60s died. Kent state shootings 1533 words | 7 pages the shootings that occurred at kent state university, ohio, on may 4, 1970 have been a dark spot in american history for almost 36 years. The may 4 shootings at kent state university: the search for historical accuracy by jerry m lewis and thomas r hensley. Find out more about the history of kent state shooting, including videos, interesting articles, pictures kent state shootings ohio history central.
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