Category Archives: Outreach

Archives News – May 2014

Another exciting month in Special Collections & Archives: We started the month off by saying congratulating (and saying good-bye to) all the graduating Public History students. Several of them worked here in the Archives—including Sarah, Victoria, and Karis (and Isra)—and … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Huffman Prairie Aviation History Society Meeting on June 2, 2014

The next meeting of the Huffman Prairie Aviation History Society will take place this coming Monday, June 2, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. At this month’s meeting, Vic Bilek will present “Stories from December 8, 1941, at Wright Field” (view PDF flyer). The meeting … Continue reading

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Spotlight on the Dayton-Wright Airplane Company

Did you know that over 3,000 World War I aircraft were manufactured right here in Dayton, Ohio? The Dayton-Wright Airplane Company delivered more than 3,500 airplanes to the war front, most of which were De Havilland 4s (or DH-4s). Our … Continue reading

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