Dayton, Ohio

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Dayton is the sixth-largest city in the state of Ohio and the county seat of Montgomery County.wikipedia
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Dayton metropolitan area

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The 2018 U.S. census estimate put the city population at 140,640, while Greater Dayton was estimated to be at 803,416 residents.
The Dayton metropolitan area is the metropolitan area centered on Dayton, Ohio.

Montgomery County, Ohio

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Dayton is the sixth-largest city in the state of Ohio and the county seat of Montgomery County.
The county seat is Dayton.

Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

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Much of this innovation is due in part to Wright-Patterson Air Force Base and its place in the community. In 1995, the Dayton Agreement, a peace accord between the parties to the hostilities of the conflict in Bosnia-Herzegovina and the former Yugoslavia, was negotiated at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, near Fairborn, Ohio, from November 1 to 21.
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (WPAFB) is a United States Air Force base and census-designated place just east of Dayton, Ohio, in Greene and Montgomery counties.

Greene County, Ohio

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A small part of the city extends into Greene County.
Greene County is part of the Dayton, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Paul Laurence Dunbar

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Other well-known individuals born in the city include poet Paul Laurence Dunbar and entrepreneur John H. Patterson.
Born in Dayton, Ohio, to parents who had been enslaved in Kentucky before the American Civil War, Dunbar began to write stories and verse when still a child; he was president of his high school's literary society.

Ohio

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Dayton is the sixth-largest city in the state of Ohio and the county seat of Montgomery County.
Known as the Great Dayton Flood, the entire Miami River watershed flooded, including the downtown business district of Dayton.

Miami Valley

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Dayton is within Ohio's Miami Valley region, just north of Greater Cincinnati.
Geographically, it includes Dayton, Springfield, Middletown, Hamilton, and other communities.

National Museum of the United States Air Force

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Dayton is also noted for its association with aviation; the city is home to the National Museum of the United States Air Force and is the birthplace of Orville Wright.
The National Museum of the United States Air Force (formerly the United States Air Force Museum) is the official museum of the United States Air Force located at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, 6 mi northeast of Dayton, Ohio.

Premier Health Partners

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It is estimated that Premier Health Partners, a hospital network, contributes more than $2 billion a year to the region through operating, employment, and capital expenditures. A large health network in the region, Premier Health Partners, expanded its Miami Valley Hospital with a 12-story tower addition.
Premier Health is a medical network of three hospitals and two major health centers in the Dayton region.

John Henry Patterson (NCR owner)

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Other well-known individuals born in the city include poet Paul Laurence Dunbar and entrepreneur John H. Patterson. In 1884, John Henry Patterson acquired James Ritty's National Manufacturing Company along with his cash register patents and formed the National Cash Register Company (NCR).
John Henry Patterson was born in Dayton, Ohio in 1844.

NCR Corporation

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In 1884, John Henry Patterson acquired James Ritty's National Manufacturing Company along with his cash register patents and formed the National Cash Register Company (NCR).
NCR had been based in Dayton, Ohio, starting in 1884, but in June 2009 the company sold most of the Dayton properties and moved its headquarters to the Atlanta metropolitan area in unincorporated Gwinnett County, Georgia, near Duluth.

Mad River Road

In 1797, Daniel C. Cooper laid out Mad River Road, the first overland connection between Cincinnati and Dayton, opening the "Mad River Country" to settlement.
Mad River Road was the first overland route between Dayton, Ohio and Cincinnati, Ohio.

McCook Field

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Later named McCook Field for Alexander McDowell McCook, an American Civil War general, this became the Army Signal Corps' primary aviation research and training location.
McCook Field was an airfield and aviation experimentation station in Dayton, Ohio.

Great Miami River

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They traveled in March from Cincinnati up the Great Miami River by pirogue and landed at what is now St. Clair Street, where they found two small camps of Native Americans.
The Great Miami flows through Dayton, Piqua, Troy, Hamilton, and Sidney.

Great Dayton Flood

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A catastrophic flood in March 1913, known as the Great Dayton Flood, led to the creation of the Miami Conservancy District, a series of dams and hydraulic pumps installed around Dayton, in 1914.
The Great Dayton Flood of 1913 resulted from flooding by the Great Miami River reaching Dayton, Ohio, and the surrounding area, causing the greatest natural disaster in Ohio history.

Dayton Project

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Several locations around the city hosted the Dayton Project, a branch of the larger Manhattan Project, to develop polonium triggers used in early atomic bombs.
Work took place at several sites in and around Dayton, Ohio.

Dayton Agreement

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In 1995, the Dayton Agreement, a peace accord between the parties to the hostilities of the conflict in Bosnia-Herzegovina and the former Yugoslavia, was negotiated at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, near Fairborn, Ohio, from November 1 to 21.
The General Framework Agreement for Peace in Bosnia and Herzegovina, also known as the Dayton Agreement or the Dayton Accords, (Dejtonski mirovni sporazum, Dejtonski mirovni sporazum, Daytonski sporazum) is the peace agreement reached at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton, Ohio, United States, on 1 November 1995, and formally signed in Paris, on 14 December 1995.

Dayton Dragons

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Fifth Third Field, home of the Dayton Dragons, was built in 2000.
The Dayton Dragons are a Class A minor league baseball team playing in the Midwest League based in Dayton, Ohio.

Miami Valley Hospital

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A large health network in the region, Premier Health Partners, expanded its Miami Valley Hospital with a 12-story tower addition.
Miami Valley Hospital (MVH) is a large urban hospital in Dayton, Ohio, and is a member of the Premier Health Partners network.

Fifth Third Field (Dayton, Ohio)

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Fifth Third Field, home of the Dayton Dragons, was built in 2000.
Fifth Third Field is a minor league baseball stadium in Dayton, Ohio, which is the home of the Dayton Dragons, a Midwest League team and a Single-A affiliate of the nearby Cincinnati Reds.

List of cities in Ohio

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Dayton is the sixth-largest city in the state of Ohio and the county seat of Montgomery County.

Miami Conservancy District

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A catastrophic flood in March 1913, known as the Great Dayton Flood, led to the creation of the Miami Conservancy District, a series of dams and hydraulic pumps installed around Dayton, in 1914.
It was organized in 1915 following the catastrophic Great Dayton Flood of the Great Miami River in March 1913, which hit Dayton, Ohio particularly hard.

Englewood, Ohio

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This was in part due to the slowdown of the region's manufacturing and the growth of Dayton's affluent suburbs including Oakwood, Englewood, Beavercreek, Springboro, Miamisburg, Kettering, and Centerville.
Englewood is a city in Montgomery County, Ohio, United States and a northern suburb of Dayton.

Kettering, Ohio

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This was in part due to the slowdown of the region's manufacturing and the growth of Dayton's affluent suburbs including Oakwood, Englewood, Beavercreek, Springboro, Miamisburg, Kettering, and Centerville.
It is a suburb of Dayton.

Springboro, Ohio

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This was in part due to the slowdown of the region's manufacturing and the growth of Dayton's affluent suburbs including Oakwood, Englewood, Beavercreek, Springboro, Miamisburg, Kettering, and Centerville.
An affluent suburb of Cincinnati and Dayton, it is located mostly in Warren County in Clearcreek and Franklin Townships; with a small portion in Miami Township in Montgomery County.