Author Archives: Lisa Rickey

Upcoming Event: Huffman Prairie Aviation History Society Meeting on Apr. 6, 2015

The next meeting of the Huffman Prairie Aviation History Society will take place this coming Monday, April 6, 2015, at 7:00 p.m. At this month’s meeting, Dan Patterson will speak about the Lafayette Escadrille (view PDF flyer). The meeting and presentation will … Continue reading

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Alice Carr, WWI Red Cross Nurse

Alice Griffith Carr was born in Yellow Springs, Ohio, in 1887, the youngest daughter of William and Mary (Ladley) Carr.  Her maternal grandfather, Rev. D. F. Ladley, was among the founders of Antioch College, and her father was the founder … Continue reading

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New World War I Exhibits

We are pleased to announce the installation of several new exhibits focused on World War I throughout the Dunbar Library. Three of the exhibits can be seen on the first floor, near the circulation area: One exhibit pertains to Raoul … Continue reading

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