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Kansas City International Airport Dedication
Kansas City International Airport Dedication
TitleKansas City International Airport Dedication
DescriptionExterior view of podium and crowd taken during the dedication of KCI Airport in November, 1972. A portion of part of the airport is in view as well as a crowd of people lined along it. U.S. Vice President Spiro Agnew is standing and speaking at the podium. Others seated nearby include: Missouri Governor Warren Hearnes, partially hidden directly behind Agnew; former Mayor Ilus Davis, right behind Hearnes; Mayor Charles Wheeler seated third from the left on the first row; and probably various City Council members. The airport was originally named Mid-Continent International Airport.
Date1972
Item TypePhotograph, b/w, 8x10 in.
CollectionKansas City (Mo.) Aviation Department Photograph Collection (P30)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,38018
LocationP30, Box 1, Folder 3, #4
SubjectAirports
Dedications
Government officials
Local SubjectKansas City International Airport
Mid-Continent International Airport
Digital FormatJPEG
Barcode10018855
NotesThis collection comes from a set of photographs housed within the Aviation Department of Kansas City, Missouri and includes a printed index to the photographs and slides at the Aviation Department, current through June, 1999.
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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