Wheeling Gaunt's legacy lives on in Yellow Springs as the village continues his willed desire to have flour given to the poor, worthy widows of Yellow Springs regardless of their race. 

Below are several pictures taken from articles written about the Christmas gift trad...

Happy #WheelingGauntWednesday! 

Today's blog post features the winner of our 4th of July prize winner! As an interactive part of our 4th of July Wheeling Gaunt Sculpture Project float we handed out small sacks of flour as a nod to Gaunt's Christmas Flour tradition, one...

Welcome to our second installment of blog posts dedicated to the life and legacy of Wheeling Gaunt!!

When we left off we had learned about Gaunt's early years as a slave in Kentucky and how he eventually purchased his freedom as well as the freedom of his wife, Amanda a...

Happy Monday! 

This past Friday, the youth and the Young People of Color Group in Yellow Springs gathered at Gaunt Park to dance, swim and eat in fellowship. This was a part of the YPOC Group's annual pool party that is an open event within the Yellow Springs community...

Good morning and welcome to another #WheelingGauntWednesday! 

This post will be the first in a series of blog posts sharing the known history of Wheeling Gaunt and telling of his legacy within the Village of Yellow Springs. 

In this post we will begin a brief history of...

Good morning!

On our social media platforms we are beginning the tag: #WheelingGauntWednesdays so that supporters and followers can keep tabs on our updates. Below is a quote from a man, Stephen P. Speir, who had the chance to see our float and shared his thoughts: 


Good afternoon! 

Thank you to the Yellow Springs citizens who came out and celebrated the 4th of July Parade with us! We certainly loved our float as much as you all did! Please enjoy these pictures from the parade and celebrate the Wheeling Gaunt Bronze Sculpture Proje...

Good evening!

Watch for the Wheeling Gaunt 4th of July parade float.   The Wheeling Gaunt Sculpture Project will be giving out brochures about Wheeling Gaunt and over 200 tiny bags of flour.  If you receive a bag, check inside!  You may be the lucky winner. In one of th...

Good afternoon and Happy Father's Day! 

The 365 Project working in partnership with the Yellow Springs Arts Council and the Yellow Springs Historical Society to raise money for a bronze statue of one of Yellow Springs most prominent entrepreneurs: Wheeling Gaunt....

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