Monthly Archives: June 2022

New Exhibit Honors #Dunbar150

A new exhibit about renowned Dayton poet Paul Laurence Dunbar is now on display in the lobby of the Dunbar Library, in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the the poet’s birth (June 27, 1872). The centerpiece of this exhibit … Continue reading

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Grant received to Digitize Local Civil Rights Interview Program Videos

We are pleased to announce that Special Collections and Archives has been awarded a grant by the Ohio Historic Records Advisory Board (OHRAB) to preserve and make available video recordings of the local civil rights program “Like It Is.” The … Continue reading

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Juneteenth and Independence Day

Special Collections and Archives will be closed on Monday, June 20th, 2022, in observance of Juneteenth, as well as Monday, July 4th, 2022, in observance of Independence Day. We wish everyone a happy and safe celebrations on these important federal … Continue reading

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