The Wright Library welcomes the Dayton Society of Artists to a guided tour of the Miami University traveling exhibit, "Telling a People's Story: African-American Children's Illustrated Literature" then invites them to conversation and creation of art-in-response.
See our exhibit on African-American Children's Illustrated Literature. Take a self-guided tour Aug. 19 - Sept. 30.
Bob Bowman will present A Brief History of the Monsanto Company Laboratories in Dayton and Miamisburg, OH on Sunday, November 17 at 2:00 p.m. as part of the Far Hills Speaker Series, a collaboration between the Oakwood Historical Society and Wright Memorial Public Library. In 1928, Charles A. Thomas and Carroll A.
While conducting research for his 2018 book, Jewish Community of Dayton (Arcadia), Marshall Weiss uncovered documentation of a nuanced relationship between leaders of Dayton’s Jewish community and John Patterson, his company, and the village he established.