Tag Archives: Fairborn Ohio

Finding Family in the Archive

The following post was written by public history graduate student and Dayton Daily News Archive student worker Marcus Manchester, who stumbled upon some fascinating stories about a family member while working with the files of the DDN Archive: A few … Continue reading

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Fairfield – Osborn – Fairborn

Before there was Fairborn, Ohio,┬áthere were the neighboring towns of Fairfield and Osborn. The town of Osborn was located in the area more recently occupied by a gravel pit and┬áthe Skyborn drive-in theatre, just off OH-235. After the 1913 Flood, … Continue reading

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