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Special Collections and Dayton Metro Library Partner to Create Wright Brothers Newspapers Digital Archive

Special Collections and Archives in the Wright State University Libraries and the Dayton Metro Library have partnered to create an online archive of the most complete run of Wright Brothers’ newspapers available to date. Both the Dayton Metro Library and … Continue reading






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Wright Brothers Photos to be on CNN, Sunday, May 10

CNN will air an interview with author David McCullough talking about his new book, The Wright Brothers, this Sunday, May 10, on Fareed Zakaria GPS (Global Public Square). Photographs from the Wright Brothers Collection in Special Collections and Archives at … Continue reading






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Star Wars in the Archives

May the 4th is widely recognized — by¬†Star Wars fans, at least — as “Star Wars Day.” This is due to a glorious pun: the phrase¬†“May the 4th be with you” sounds very similar to the greeting “May the Force … Continue reading






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