Part 1: 1700s to 1900
This three-part series, hosted by Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley, shares the historical events that have shaped our community racially, socially and economically. Each segment (about 20 minutes each) highlights key moments in Dayton’s history from the 1700s to the early 2000s and features elders from our community as they retell their earliest memories of Dayton. It was held October 14, 21, and 28, 2021.
Bohrer, Kelly, "Part 1: 1700s to 1900" (2021). The Roots of Racism: Exploring the Legacy of Dayton's Racial Divide. 4.