Month: December 2015

Oxford College – Olive Flower

Oxford Female High School was founded by Bethania Crocker and supported by R.H. Bishop, W. H. McGuffey, and J. W. Scott beginning about 1831. It might have met in a house on South Main Street. (Hamilton Intelligencer 1833) Oxford Female

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Moving the Gym

The Miami University Archives has a sizable collection of glass negatives. The pictures are fascinating, but one caught my eye. It is a picture of the move of Herron Gymnasium. The gymnasium was picked up and moved 522 feet east

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