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Curtis Pittman Oral History

@ Kent State University

Pittman, Curtis


An undergraduate student at Kent State University in 1970, Curtis Pittman relates his memories of the days surrounding the shootings on campus. He was a member of BUS (Black United Students) and discusses that organization as well as the African-American community in Kent. He discusses BUS advising their members to stay away from the May 4, 1970, rally on the Commons.

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Kent State University

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Ohio Digital Network