Special Collections & Archives
401 Dunbar Library
Wright State University Libraries
3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy.
Dayton, OH 45435-0001
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Paul Laurence Dunbar (1872-1906) was a poet and novelist from Dayton, Ohio. To learn more about his life and read his poetry, please visit our page devoted to his and writing.
An angel, robed in spotless white,
Bent down and kissed the sleeping Night.
Night woke to blush; the sprite was gone.
Men saw the blush and called it Dawn.
-Lyrics of a Lowly Life, 1896
SC&A staff have created a variety of activities, including Bingo, word search puzzles, and coloring pages, for teachers, parents, students, and anyone looking for a fun, educational activity. Please download and share the resources with classmates, family, and friends. All of the images come from various collections here in the archives.