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August 23, 2017
Miller Fellow (Spring & Summer 2017)
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...
August 16, 2017
Nancy Mellon & Miller Fellow (Spring & Summer 2017)
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...
August 11, 2017
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...