Indexes of People and Places

Stand-alone dates are for Newsletter issues. "Schantz Park" refers to our Schantz Park Self-guided Walking Tour. "Tour" refers to our Self-guided Tour. "Town" refers to our Town of Oakwood, 1872-1908 booklet

See an index of Oakwood Historical Society Friends, (volunteers, donors, and visitors) who are mentioned in our newsletters, at the bottom of this page.

This is a work in progress.

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A

Academic Decathalon, Summer 2011; Spring 2011
Ahlers, Lucien, Summer 2012
Acorn to Oaktree (book), Fall 2008
Ake's Village Store, Spring 2013
Allan, Joseph, Town, 20
Allen, Elizabeth Davies, Fall 2012
Allen, Kenneth, Town, 13; Fall 2012
American Foursquare (Architectural style), Schantz Park
Annexations, Map: Spring 2013
Architecture - See individual styles
Archives, Oakwood Historical Society, Summer 2008
Argonne Forest (Montgomery County), Summer 2011
Arntz, Eric, Spring 2012
Arts and Crafts Movement, Fall 2010

B

Bach, Ray, Winter 2013
Bartch family, December 2010
Beaux Arts (Architectural style), Schantz Park
Bells, December 2010
Beyer, Hank, Summer 2013
Biddle, Bill, Centennial article
Biechler, Mrs. E.G., Summer 2012
Bill Biddle's Radio and Electronics, Centennial article
Blakeney, Virgina, Town, 20; Fall 2008
Blakeney, William J. and Margaret Sanford, Fall 2008
Boy Scouts - see Scouts
Briar Hill, Summer 2013
Bricks, Memorial, Fall 2008
Brickley, Harvey, Spring 2012
Brown, Bernie and Hilda, Centennial article
Brownie's grocery store, Centennial article
Bryan family, Summer 2013
Bungalow (Architectural style), Schantz Park
Business, Centennial article

C

Canby, H.B., Fall 2012
Campbell, Charlotte Gerstner, Winter 2013
Carnell, Harrie, Fall 2010
Carnell, Julia Shaw, Fall 2010
Carr, Dotty, Winter 2008
Carr, Robert Nelson and Harriet Simonds, Spring 2011
Carr, Walter, Centennial article
Centennial celebration, Fall 2008; Summer 2008
Chakeres Theaters Inc., Summer 2008
Chase, Don, Summer 2012
Chateauesque (Architectural style), Schantz Park
Childrens Hospital Society, Winter 2008
Childrens Programs, Summer 2013; Spring 2013; Winter 2013; Spring 2012; Winter 2011;
Summer 2011; Fall 2010; Winter 2008; Fall 2008
Christmas Open House, December 2010
Chryst, Martha, Fall 2012
Chryst, Ted, Fall 2012
Chryst, W.A., Fall 2012
Cinema South, Summer 2008
Classics on the Lawn car show, Summer 2013; Summer 2012; Winter 2011
Clegg, Charles B., Town, 11-12, 21; Spring 2013
Clegg, Gabriel, Spring 2013
Clegg, Harrie P. and Lola Crume, Town, 21; Spring 2013
Costas family, 1940s Time Capsule House; OHS blog; Winter 2013
Cottage industries, Centennial article
Craftsman (Architectural style), Schantz Park; Spring 2011
Creager Field Dog Park, Summer 2012
Creager, Walter, Town, 13; Summer 2012
Crew, Robert B., Fall 2012
Cub Scouts - see Scouts
Cushwa, Dr. (dentist), Centennial article

D

Davies, Peirce, Summer 2013
Davies, Robert, Fall 2012
Dayton, Town, 4-5
Dayton 1913 Flood, Spring 2013; Winter 2013; Summer 2012
Dayton Art Institute, Fall 2008
Dayton Car Company (later Barney & Smith Car Company), Spring 2011
Dayton Country Club, Summer 2011; Spring 2011
Dayton Electric Company, Summer 2011
Dayton Foundation, Winter 2008; Fall 2008
Dayton Golf Club, Spring 2011
Dayton History, Winter 2008; Fall 2008; Summer 2008
Dayton History Heritage Award, Fall 2012
Duriron (previously Dayton Malleable Iron Company), Centennial article
Dayton National Bank, Spring 2011
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra, Spring 2011
Dayton Power & Light (DP&L), Summer 2011
Dayton Project, Tour
Dayton-Wright Airplane Co., Fall 2010
Decamp, Mrs., Centennial article
Deeds, Charles, Fall 2012
Deeds, E.A., Fall 2012
Dietrick, Dave, Spring 2012
Dissinger, Lawrence M., Town, 13
Dixon, Elizabeth, Town, 10
Dixon, William, Town, 3, 6, 9, 16-17, 19
Doerfert, John G., Centennial article
Dorothy Lane Market, Summer 2008
DPVA Designers Show House, Spring 2011
Driscoll, Clara, Fall 2008
Drummond and Sloan Co., Summer 2008
Dutch Colonial Revival (Architectural style), Schantz Park

E

Eads, Edward M., Summer 2008
Ebeling, Helen Guion, Fall 2012
Emmons, Nelson, Fall 2012
English Tudor - See Tudor (Architectural style)
Erbaugh, Jim, Summer 2012
Estabrook, Mrs. Hubert, Summer 2012
Evans, William D., Centennial article
Exhibit gallery, Long-Romspert Homestead, Fall 2008; Summer 2008

F

Far Hills (Patterson's mansion), Town, 20
Farmers Market, Summer 2013
Fish, Kaye, Spring 2012
Fletcher, John R., Winter 2008
Flood - See Dayton 1913 Flood
Foreman, Carl, Summer 2012
Freehafer, Charles, Fall 2012
French Ecletic (Architectural style), Spring 2011
Fricke, Mary, Winter 2013
Funkhouser, R.D., Fall 2012

G

Gallagher Drug Co., Summer 2008
Gatewood, E.J., Centennial article
Georgian and Colonial Revival (Architectural style), Schantz Park; Summer 2013; Summer 2011
Gerber, Elmer Louis, Schantz Park
Gerstner family, Winter 2013
Gilbert, Barry, Spring 2012
Girl Scouts - see Scouts
Glutwein family, Winter 2013
Good, Dick, Fall 2008
Gowdy, Harrison, Boardmember ()-present
Grandon Road, December 2010
Graham, Arlene, Winter 2008; Fall 2008
Grants, Fall 2008
Great Depression Open House - Spring 2011
Green barn, Fall 2012
Gregory, John, Summer 2008
Grocery stores - see Ake's Village Store, Brownie's, Dorothy Lane Market, Kroger's
Groves, Louise, Fall 2012

H

H. Gerstner Company, Winter 2013
H.H. Porter Co., Spring 2011
Haas, Isaac, Town, 3, 6-9
Haas, Mitchell, Dixon & Harman, Town, 3, 6; Schantz Park
Hadeler, Catherine, Summer 2012
Haig, Ruth, Winter 2008
Harman Elementary, Town, 14, 18; Fall 2012; Winter 2008
Harman, Gabriel, Town, 3, 6, 10, 17, 19; Spring 2013
Haswell, Anthony, Fall 2012
Hadeler, William, Fall 2012
Hager, Bill, Fall 2012
Hager, Ruth, Summer 2008
Hatcher, Harry A., Spring 2011
Haver Road, Houses at 218 and 230, Spring 2011
Hawthorn Hill, Tour
Heathman, Brooks, Fall 2012
Heckman, Alex, Boardmember, 2008-present; Winter 2008
Helton, Carter and Harriet, Summer 2013
Henzell, A.W., Spring 2012
Herbruck, Robert, Fall 2012
Hermann, Bob, Spring 2012
Hermann, Edgar, Spring 2013; Fall 2012; December 2010; Summer 2008
Hermann, Evie, December 2010
Henry, Robert, Fall 2012
Hills and Dales Park, Town, 6; Summer 2013; Winter 2013; Summer 2011
Hocker, John, Spring 2012
Hodapp, Null, Summer 2011
Hodapp, Ruey, Summer 2011
Homestead Temple (Architectural style), Town, 19
Hooven, Fred, Fall 2012
Horses, Summer 2011
Houk, Eliza P.T., Schantz Park
Houk family, Town, 11-12
Houk, Robert Thruston, Town, 22
Houk, Sarah Littler Talbott, Town, 22
Howell, Frederick, Summer 2008
Huffman Prairie, Fall 2010
Hunt, Jesse, Spring 2011

I

International (Architectural style), Schantz Park
Inventions, Centennial article
Irvin, Jim, Summer 2013
Irving, James Baxter and Laurette Parrot, Summer 2013
Irvin, John Montfort, Summer 2013
Iseli, Madeline, Fall 2008
Italianate style home, Town, 20
Italian Renaissance, Summer 2012; Schantz Park

J

Jaeger, Janett, Fall 2012
Jenkins, Jim, Fall 2012
Jewel Theater Co., Summer 2008
Jewelry, Fall 2008
Jones, Alfred, Fall 2012
Junior League of Dayton, Spring 2011; Winter 2008

K

Keller, George E. and Ella M., Town, 19
Kelly, Mrs. Herbert, Centennial article
Kellys' Fruit Stand, Centennial article
Kettering, Charles F., Fall 2012
Kettering, Eugene, Fall 2012
Kiefaber, Warner, Summer 2012
King, Robert N. and Harriet, Spring 2011
Kohr, Daniel, Fall 2012
Kimmel, Russel E., Town, 19
Koehnen, Charles L., Town, 17
Koehnen, Edward and Eleanor, Town, 17
Koehnen, Frank, Town, 17
Knee, Bob, Spring 2012
Kramer, William, Summer 2013
Kramer Winery and Pleasure Gardens, Town, 6; Tour; Summer 2013; Spring 2011
Kroger's, Spring 2013; Spring 2011; Winter 2008
Kuhns, Ezra, Schantz Park
Kuhns, Frederick, Fall 2012

L

Lane, Bill, Spring 2012
Lane, Frank, Winter 2013
Lange School, Fall 2012
Larkin, Robert, Fall 2012
Libraries - See Oakwood Village Library, Park Avenue Library, and Wright Memorial Public Library
Light, Mrs. Robert, Summer 2012
Little Exchange, Tour; Spring 2011; Winter 2008
Lookout Tower (Lookout Ridge), Town, 6
Long, Harriet Shroyer, Winter 2013
Long, Henry, Winter 2013; December 2010
Long-Romspert homestead, Tour; Spring 2012; Winter 2011; December 2010; Fall 2008
Restoration: Winter 2008; Fall 2008; Summer 2008
Lott, Louis J.P., Schantz Park; Spring 2011
Lutheran Church of Our Savior, Town, 20; Spring 2012
Lynch, Leon, Spring 2012

M

MacIlwaine, Paula, Summer 2012
Mahrt, John, Town, 9
Maps, Schantz Park; Spring 2013; Summer 2011
Marge's (candy store), Centennial article
Marietta Tea Room, Centennial article
Marshall, Charles (Sr.), Spring 2012
Martin, John M., Fall 2012
Mayne Products, Centennial article
Mayne, Robert A. and Bob Centennial article
Maysfield Plat, Spring 2011
McCann, Eleanor, Fall 2012
McCook Field, Fall 2010
McCune, Chuck, Summer 2012
McKee, John, Winter 2011
Mead, Elsie, Winter 2008
Miller, Emil, Fall 2008
Miller, Thelma Shroyer, Summer 2012
Mills, Bob, Summer 2008
Mission (Architectural style), Schantz Park
Mitchell, Patterson, Town, 3, 6-9, 20
Moore, Carrie, December 2010
Moraine Park School, Fall 2012
Morgan, Arthur E., Fall 2012;
Morris, William, Fall 2010
Movie theater, Summer 2008

N

National Cash Register Company, Tour; Spring 2012; Fall 2010
National Register of Historic Places, Winter 2011; Spring 2013
Nearly New Shop, Winter 2008
Neibel, Minnie, Town, 20
Neoclassical (Architectural style), Schantz Park
Nesbitt, Don, Spring 2012
Newspapers - See Oakwood Register, Dayton Daily News

O

Oakwood Board of Education, Winter 2008
Oakwood, Early history - Spring 2013; Summer 2012; Winter 2011; Spring 2011
Oakwood City Building, Tour; Fall 2010 Summer 2008
Oakwood Community Center, Tour
Oakwoood Drug Store, Winter 2008
Oakwood Efficiency League, Winter 2008
Oakwood Junior High School, Fall 2012
Oakwood High School, Town, 14; Fall 2012; Fall 2010
"Oakwood: Our Home on the Hill" (film), Winter 2008
Oakwood Press, Centennial article
Oakwood Register (Newspaper), Fall 2008; Summer 2008
Oakwood Schools, Also see names of individual schools; Town, 13-14; Timeline Fall 2012
Oakwood Street Railway Company, Town, 3, 10-12, 21; Spring 2013; Summer 2011
Oakwood: The Far Hills (book), Winter 2008
Oakwood Theater, Summer 2008
Oakwood Village Library, Spring 2011; Winter 2008
Obscenity laws, Summer 2008
O’Dea Andersonville Lithograph, Fall 2008
O'Hara, Barb, Summer 2008
Old Barn Club, Summer 2011
Oleman, Walter and Edith Schantz, Schantz Park
Olmstead Brothers, Town, 13; ; Schantz Park; Winter 2013
Olt, John, Schantz Park; Summer 2012

P

Park Avenue, Spring 2011
Park Avenue, House at 45, Winter 2008
Park Avenue Library, Winter 2008
Parks, Tour
Parrott, Eugene, Summer 2013
Parrott family, Town, 11
Patterson Field, Fall 2010
Patterson, Frank J., Fall 2010
Patterson, Frank Stuart, Fall 2010
Patterson, Frances, Summer 2012
Patterson, Frederick and Evelyn Huffman, Town, 20 Winter 2013; Fall 2010
Patterson, Jefferson, Fall 2010
Patterson, John H., Town, 3, 5, 12-13, 20; Spring 2013; Spring 2012; Summer 2012; Summer 2011
Patterson, John N., Fall 2010
Patterson, Robert, Schantz Park; Fall 2012; Summer 2012
Patterson, Robert, (Jr.), Fall 2012;
Patterson, Robert Dunn, Schantz Park
Patterson, Thomas, Fall 2012
Patterson, William, Fall 2012
Payne, Doug, Spring 2012
Perrine, Mary Patterson, Fall 2010
Peters, Joseph, Winter 2011
Peters, Margaret, Winter 2011
Peterson's Confectioners, Winter 2008
Photoshoot, Annual Fall, Summer 2013
Pierce, Charlotte, Fall 2012
Plat maps - See Maps
Porter, Darlington and Elizabeth Harman, Town, 17, 19-20
Possum Creek Metro Park, Summer 2011
Prairie (Architectural style), Schantz Park
Prether, Elizabeth, Summer 2013
Pretzinger, Albert, Schantz Park; Spring 2011
Price, Harry, Spring 2012

Q

Queen Anne (Architectural style), Town, 16-17, 18, 22; Schantz Park; Winter 2011

R

Rasor, Marc, Spring 2012
Red Brick Schoolhouse, Fall 2012
Reeder, Jack, Summer 2012
Reemelin, Bob, Summer 2012; Spring 2012
Reeves, Jonathan, Town, 14
Reeves, O.C. and Lillian, Town, 17
Retail stores - see Business or names of specific stores
Reynolds, Tyler, Winter 2011
Rhodes-Kupka, Dorothy, Summer 2013
Rich, James, Summer 2012
Rieger, Arthur and Anna, Town, 18-19
Rieger, Lowell, Town, 18
Rieger, Nelson, Town, 18
Rike, David, Fall 2012
Rike, Fred H., Fall 2012
Robinson, Sheldon, Spring 2012
Roggie, Elwood, Fall 2012
Romspert, Ethel Gilbert, Winter 2013; Fall 2012; December 2010; December 2010; Winter 2008
Romspert family, Winter 2013
Romspert, Harry, December 2010
Romspert homestead - see Long-Romspert homestead
Romspert, Laura, December 2010
Roswell, Legend of, Summer 2011
Rotary, Oakwood, Fall 2008; Summer 2008
Routsong, Ted and Ethel, Winter 2013
Routsong, Tom, Spring 2012
Runnymede (home), Town, 22
Runnymede Playhouse, Tour
Russell, Helen, Winter 2008
Ryckman, Jim, Spring 2012

S

Sawtelle, Ross, Spring 2012
Schantz, Adam (Jr.), Town, 3, 5, 12-13, Fall 2012; Summer 2012
Schantz, Adam (Sr.), Winter 2011
Schantz Avenue, House at 314-316, Winter 2011
Schantz, Gertrude, Fall 2012
Schantz Historic Park District, Summer 2012
Schantz & Schwind Beer, Summer 2012
Schantz, Theresa, Winter 2011
Schantz, William, Fall 2012
Schneck Avenue, Summer 2013
Schenck family, Summer 2013
Schenck, Harry, Fall 2012
Schneck, H.I., Fall 2012
Schenk, Pierce Davies, Centennial article
Schenck, Robert C., Summer 2013
Schneider's Subscription Service, Centennial article
Schryver, Dan, Summer 2012; Spring 2012
Schools - See Oakwood Schools; names of individual schools (Lange, etc.); Red Brick Schoolhouse; Moraine Park School; Van Buren Township School
Scout Troop 101, Winter 2008; Fall 2008
Scouts, Summer 2012; Spring 2012
Shad Ankeney Electric, Fall 2008
Shafor Heights, Summer 2011
Shelton, Harold, Town, 18
Shingle-style house (Architecture style), Town, 19
Shively, John, Spring 2012
Shroyer, John, December 2010
Shroyer, Mrs. George, Summer 2012
Shroyer, Thelma, Summer 2012
Simonds, Alvan W., Spring 2011
Simonds, Herbert Roland, Spring 2011
Simonds, Margaret King, Spring 2011
Simonds & Son Co. (later Simonds-Worden-White), Spring 2011
Slutz, Frank D., Fall 2012
Smith, Corwin, Fall 2012
Smith, David, Summer 2012
Smith Elementary, Edwin D., Town, 14; Fall 2012; Fall 2010
Smith, Mrs. Fowler Stoddard, Town, 13
Smith, Jeanne, Fall 2008
Smith, Virginia, Fall 2008
Spaight-Wright Realty, Spring 2013
Spanish Mission Revival (Architectural style), Spring 2012
Speedwell Motor Company, Centennial article
Sprigg, Carroll M., Town, 20
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Summer 2012; Spring 2012
Stephens, John, Town, 6
Stockum, Ernest, Fall 2012
Stratis, David, Spring 2012
Stutson, Don, Summer 2012
Streetcars, Spring 2013; Summer 2012; Winter 2011; Summer 2011
Streetlights, Summer 2011
Stutson, Don, Spring 2012
Swan, Leroy, Fall 2010
Swigarts Furniture Refinishing, Fall 2008
Switzer, Dorothy, Summer 2012

T

Talbott, Harry E., Town, 13, 22
Talbott, Katherine Houk, Town, 14, 22; Summer 2012
Talbott, Nelson, Winter 2013
Ten Facts: 1908, Summer 2012
That Day in May, Summer 2013
That Day in May Wine and Cheese Tasting, Summer 2013; Summer 2011
Thiele, Mrs. Joey, Summer 2012
Thompson, J.H., Summer 2008
Thresher, Ebenezer, Spring 2011
Tiffany Glass Studios, Fall 2008
Tischer, Ray, Spring 2012
Tour, (Annual) Third graders', Summer 2008
Tour, Walking, Summer 2011
Transportation, Spring 2013; Summer 2012; Winter 2011
Tudor (Architectural style), Fall 2010
Tullis, King, Summer 2011

V

Valley Painting & Paper Hanging, Fall 2008
Van Buren Township, Winter 2011
Van Buren Township School, Town, 5, 13
Versic, Ron, Fall 2012
Veterans, Summer 2011
Voysey, C.F.A., Fall 2010
Vredelis, Chris, Summer 2008

W

Wagner, Milton, Summer 2012
Wall, Mary A., Centennial article
Ward, Jack, Spring 2012
Warner, Ed, Summer 2012
Warner, L.O., Summer 2012
Weeks, Dave, Town, 11
Wells Electric Services, Fall 2008
Whitehead, [ ], Summer 2013
Whitenall family, Town, 19
Wikipedia, Fall 2008
Wilber Wright Field, Fall 2010
Williams Market, Winter 2008
Williams, Insco, Summer 2012
Wiltshire "Time Capsule" home - See Costas family
Winger, Toni, Summer 2008
Wine and Cheese Tasting - See That Day in May Wine and Cheese Tasting
Winkler, Ralph H., Summer 2008
Winger, Bill, Fall 2012
Winger, Tony, Fall 2012
Winters, Jonathan, Town, 7
Wittmer, Mackensie, Boardmember 2004-present
Wolf, Ruth, Summer 2012
Wood, George, Winter 2013
Woodhall, Mrs. Roger, Summer 2012
Woodhull, Jean, Fall 2008
Woodland Cemetery, Town, 5; Fall 2010
Wright Field, Fall 2010
Wright Memorial Public Library, Spring 2013; Fall 2010
Wright, Horace, Fall 2012
Wright, Orville, Fall 2012
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Fall 2010

Y

Yakura, Thelma, Spring 2012
Yeck, Bill, Spring 2012
Yowell, Everett and Margie, Fall 2012; Fall 2010

Z

Zoning, Centennial article

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