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“In the Archives” Video Project

This year Special Collections & Archives (SC&A) has been very fortunate to collaborate with students from Wright State University‚Äôs New Media Incubator to create a video series on Miami Valley history using our archival collections. The project would not have happened … Continue reading

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A Journey of 4.5 Million Miles Began with 120 Feet

“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” -Lao Tzu, Chinese philosopher, 6th-5th c. BC Or, a journey of more than 4.5 million miles through space in 2002 began with a flight of 120 feet on the … Continue reading

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Neil Armstrong and Apollo 11

On July 20, 1969 the Apollo 11 spaceflight was successful in landing humans on the moon. As Apollo 11 mission commander and the first person to step on the moon, Neil Armstrong is a held as a national hero. Armstrong … Continue reading

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