Special Collections and Archives

Ohio State Highway Patrol, Photographs, May 1-4, 1970

Ohio State Highway Patrol photographs, May 1-4, 1970

May 4 Collection -- Box 191

Finding Aid

Prepared by Stephanie Wachalec, June 2, 2003; Updated November 2012
1 slim document case, .16 cubic foot, 12th floor


Scope and Content

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.


Processing Information

Captions have been provided by Special Collections and Archives staff.


May 4 Collection -- Box 191
Folder -- Contents

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  1. Contact Sheet
  2. Photograph: People gathered on lawn; burned ROTC building in background
  3. Photograph: People walking through campus Commons area
  4. Photograph: People walking through campus Commons area
  5. Photograph: People gathered around Victory Bell
  6. Photograph: People gathered around Victory Bell
  7. Photograph: People fleeing area around Victory Bell
  8. Photograph: People fleeing from tear gas
  9. Photograph: People fleeing from tear gas
  10. Photograph: Crowd on campus, National Guard in Background
  11. Photograph: People fleeing from tear gas
  12. Photograph: People crouching around Don Drumm sculpture
  13. Photograph: Injured student receiving medical attention
  14. Photograph: Woman at Victory Bell using portable PA system
  15. Photograph: National Guard marching near campus parking lot, through clouds of tear gas
  16. Photograph: People looking on, in campus parking lot