A Wright Outing: Dayton Professional Review and Guide
"In addition to being the birthplace of aviation, Dayton has spawned inventions such as the automatic car self-starter, the heart-lung machine, the cash register, and the room air-conditioner.
Dayton’s attractions are many and unique, and range from several flight-related museums and landmarks to the home of African-American poet Paul Lawrence Dunbar. There are some truly nifty arts spots, such as the Dayton Art Institute and the Victoria Theatre, a fully renovated, exquisite Italian marble and brass-laden venue built in 1866, which draws local and national performers. Among its many communities is the Oregon District, at the intersection of Fifth Street, St. Clair Street, and Patterson Boulevard. downtown. Known for a wide range of architectural styles from Gothic to contemporary, this happening ’hood boasts bars with lots of live music, vintage clothing stores, and one-of-a-kind restaurants. This eTrail from the DayTrips series describes many fascinating, exciting, (and many free of charge) things to do, most within a two-hour drive of Columbus. Each Day Trip includes destination highlights, places to visit along the way, choice restaurants and lodging, and shopping."