Monthly Archives: March 2017

Celebrating Wright State’s 50th: Online Historical Photos Gallery

Throughout the year of 2017, Special Collections & Archives will help celebrate Wright State University’s 50th anniversary with a series of posts honoring the university’s history. We will explore our past through the use of historical resources available in the … Continue reading

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Flying Blind: The Army’s First Night Fighters of World War II

By Kyle Thede, SC&A intern and Public History graduate student In the spring of 1942, only months into the United States’ involvement in World War II, the Army Air Forces were taking steps into uncharted territory. While Britain’s Royal Air … Continue reading

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April 3, 2017: Ryan Riffle and Mary Pacinda to Present “Charles Snyder: Old Osborn Aviation Pioneer”

The next meeting of the Huffman Prairie Aviation Historical Society will take place on Monday, April 3, at 7:00pm. All are welcome! The program will be held at the East Interpretive Center, Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park, 2380 Memorial … Continue reading

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