Author Archives: Lisa Rickey

Upcoming Talk: Women of WACO

The next meeting of the Huffman Prairie Aviation History Society will take place this coming Monday, August 3, 2015, at 7:00 p.m. At this month’s meeting, Gretchen Hawk, Executive Director of the WACO Historical Society, will present “Women of WACO” (view PDF … Continue reading






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Dayton Daily News Legend Dale Huffman passes away

We were saddened to learn that longtime Dayton Daily News columnist Dale Huffman died Saturday evening, July 25, at Kettering Memorial Hospital. Huffman, age 79, had been battling kidney cancer and other ailments. Huffman had been a fixture in local news since … Continue reading






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Online resource: Naturalizations Index

Naturalization records pertain to citizenship. They represent an immigrant’s change in allegiance from their country of previous residence to the United States government. For the most part, naturalization records held by Special Collections and Archives consist of Declarations of Intention (sometimes called … Continue reading






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