Author Archives: billstolz

The Centennial of Women’s Suffrage in the Miami Valley

On August 18, 1920, women gained the right to vote with the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. To celebrate the 100th anniversary of this historic event SC&A will be highlighting the Suffrage Movement in the Miami … Continue reading

Posted in SC&A | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Winter Break Closure, December 24, 2019-January 1, 2020

Special Collections & Archives will be closed December 24, 2019-January 1st, 2020, as part of the Wright State University winter break. The reading room will open again on Thursday, January 2, 2020, at 8:30 a.m. The hours for┬áthe week of … Continue reading

Posted in SC&A | Leave a comment

Happy Wright Brothers Day!

Tuesday, December 17, marks the 116th anniversary of the first powered flight at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, when two brothers, Wilbur and Orville Wright, from Dayton, Ohio, forever changed the world. December 17 is now officially known as Wright Brothers … Continue reading

Posted in SC&A | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment