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History of Dayton, Ohio

Dayton in 1870

Dayton in 1870

Dayton, Ohio
Sunday, December 22, 2013

 C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles take American History TV on the road. Throughout the weekend of December 21-23 we featured the history of Dayton, Ohio.

Hosted by our Time Warner Cable partners, we visited the Wright Brother's Aviation Center and the National Museum of the United States Air Force. We also learned about the Doolittle Raiders, the Memphis Belle B-17F Flying Fortress, industrialist John H. Patterson, inventor Charles Kettering, and the Wright Brothers Collection at Wright State University. 

Updated: Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 10:06am (ET)

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