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1. ''We All Had a Cause'': Kansas City's Bomber Plant, 1941-1945 ''We All Had a Cause'': Kansas City's Bomber Plant, 1941-1945 Winter 2005-2006 The B-25 bomber was crucial to the war effort during World War II and many of these bombers were made in North American Aviation's Kansas City, Kansas facility. "This article describes the origin and development...

2. James Kindelberger James Kindelberger 1999 Photo and biographical description of James Howard Kindelberger, or Dutch Kindelberger, "one of the pioneers in American aviation" from "the 1930s until his death in 1962" through his company, North American...

3. Local Schools Collection Finding Aid Local Schools Collection Finding Aid This Local Schools Collection consists of various pamphlets, booklets, brochures, etc., about different types of area schools. It does not include the public schools.

4. Missouri and the War Missouri and the War October 1, 1945 Comprehensive article about the World War II effort in Kansas City, with information on its production of aircraft by Pratt and Whitney and other factories including the Lake City Ordnance plant, alcohol...

5. Pratt and Whitney Complex Pratt and Whitney Complex 1945 Aerial view of complex, looking southwest; located at Bannister Road and Troost.

6. Pratt and Whitney Complex Pratt and Whitney Complex 1945 Aerial view of complex, looking south.

7. Pratt and Whitney Complex Pratt and Whitney Complex 1945 Aerial view of complex, looking north.

8. Pratt and Whitney Complex Pratt and Whitney Complex 1945 Aerial view of complex, looking northwest.

9. Pratt and Whitney Complex Pratt and Whitney Complex 1945 Aerial view of complex, looking northeast.

10. Pratt and Whitney Complex Pratt and Whitney Complex 1945 Aerial view of complex, looking northeast.

11. Pratt and Whitney Complex Pratt and Whitney Complex 1945 Aerial view of complex, looking northeast.

12. Pratt and Whitney Complex Pratt and Whitney Complex 1945 Aerial view of complex, looking northwest.

13. Richard Corliss Photograph Collection Finding Aid Richard Corliss Photograph Collection Finding Aid circa 1945-1960 Richard Corliss was born in Springfield, Massachussetts, in 1915 and moved to Kansas City in 1944. He worked as a freelance photographer, capturing scenes for sale to local news agencies. His collection...

14. Thomson Building Thomson Building 1945 Full frontal view; located at 1013-15 Walnut. Shows Pratt & Whitney Employment Office as occupant.

15. Tribute to Mid-West: Area Praised at Pratt & Whitney Farewell Dinner Tribute to Mid-West: Area Praised at Pratt & Whitney Farewell Dinner Sept. 28, 1945 Article reviewing the short but busy history of the Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Corporation in Kansas City. It was a manufacturing complex for the World War II effort, completed in August 1943 with its first...