National Guard Archive

  • Retracing the Past: 50th Anniversary of the Freedom Rides

    During May of 1961, civil rights activists rode Greyhound buses through the segregated southern US in response to an African American student being denied service in a bus terminal restaurant....

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  • The Kent State Shootings 41 years later

    Also known as the “May 4 massacre,” the shootings occurred May 4, 1970 at Kent State University, involving the Ohio National Guard and unarmed college students protesting the United State’s...

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