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1. Albin Longren Albin Longren 1999 Photo and bio of Albin Kasper Longren, or Albin Longren (1882-1950), "a barnstormer, exhibition flyer, and a builder, designer, engineer, and manufacturer of airplanes," native to Leonardville, Kansas...

2. Ben Gregory Ben Gregory 1999 Photos and biographical description of Ben Gregory (1889-1974), a Kansas City pilot and race car enthusiast born in Macon, Missouri, starting as a barnstormer in the 1920s with his "Fly with Ben" airplane...

3. Bill Ong Bill Ong 1999 Photo and bio of William Ong, or Bill Ong, "businessman and aviation pioneer" learning to fly "in 1927 at the Bennett Eaglerock Sales Co. Flying School at Richards Field, located in what is now downtown...

4. Biography of Albert Isaac Beach (1883-1939), Mayor of Kansas City (1924-1930) Biography of Albert Isaac Beach (1883-1939), Mayor of Kansas City (1924-1930)

5. Biography of Lou Holland (1878-1960), Advocate of Kansas City Aviation Biography of Lou Holland (1878-1960), Advocate of Kansas City Aviation 1999

6. Colonel Arthur Goebel Colonel Arthur Goebel 1999 Photo and description of Colonel Arthur Goebel, winning pilot of a 1927 competition "to fly the 2,439 miles from San Francisco to Hawaii," establishing about 1929 "a flying school at 101 West 12th in Kansas...

7. Downtown Kansas City Downtown Kansas City Circa 1975-80 Aerial view of downtown Kansas City looking from the north end toward the south/southeast. Scene covers near Broadway east to Cherry Street.

8. Downtown Kansas City Downtown Kansas City Circa 1975-80 Aerial view of downtown Kansas City, Missouri, looking toward the northwest. The Missouri River is in view as well as a portion of the Municipal/Downtown Airport. The Richard Bolling Federal Building is...

9. Downtown Kansas City Downtown Kansas City Circa 1975-80 Aerial view of downtown Kansas City, Missouri, looking toward the northwest. The Missouri River is in view as well as a portion of the Municipal/Downtown Airport. The Richard Bolling Federal Building is...

10. Downtown Kansas City Downtown Kansas City Circa 1975-80 Aerial view of downtown Kansas City, Missouri, looking toward the east from the south part of the Quality Hill district. The freeway just south of downtown is in view as well as Bartle Hall, Municipal...

11. Downtown Kansas City Downtown Kansas City Circa 1955-60 Aerial view of downtown Kansas City, Missouri, looking toward the northeast. The Missouri River, the Paseo Bridge and the ASB Bridge are in view. A portion of North Kansas City can be seen at the top of...

12. Eddie Fisher, Pilot Eddie Fisher, Pilot 1999 Photos and biographical description of Edward George Fisher, Jr., or Eddie Fisher (1910-1983), a native Kansas Citian airplane pilot and designer starting in 1929, engaged in barnstorming, air mail, and...

13. Edward Porterfield, Jr. Edward Porterfield, Jr. 1999 Photo and bio of Edward Everett Porterfield, Jr., or Ed Porterfield (1890-1948), a native Kansas Citian and founder of "the Porterfield Flying School at Richards Field" in 1925 and of the American Eagle...

14. Ex-KC Superintendent Dies Ex-KC Superintendent Dies January 15, 2013 Obituary for former Kansas City, Missouri school superintendent Benjamin Demps, Jr. Demps was the district’s 19th superintendent in 30 years, serving for a total of 20 months from 1999 to 2001. Previously,...

15. Fare Wars Fare Wars October/24-30/2002 Article describing problems associated with renovation of Kansas City International Airport (KCI). The remodelling project began in 1999 and was slated to be completed in 2004.

16. First Airplanes in Kansas City First Airplanes in Kansas City 1999 Description of the "first successful aeroplane designed and built in Kansas City and its initial flight" on August 26, 1910, flown by "J. C. McCallum, inventor and builder of the machine." On same page...

17. Frank Spatz, Airplane Mechanic Frank Spatz, Airplane Mechanic 1999 Photo and bio of Frank Spatz, an early airplane mechanic starting in the 1920s coming to Kansas City in 1937 with TWA, building and modifying hangars and training pilots at the Downtown Airport and around...

18. Greenwood Airport Site Greenwood Airport Site n.d. Aerial view identified on the back as "Greenwood Airport site." Back of photograph stamped "Courtesy of Transcontinental and Western Air, Inc." View includes an unidentified family farm.

19. Hannibal Bridge Profile Hannibal Bridge Profile 2003

20. Harold Neumann Harold Neumann 1999 Photos and bio of Harold Neumann (1906-1995), "[c]hampion air racer and TWA pilot" and native of Illinois starting as a pilot in the 1920s and coming to Kansas City in 1936 as an early TWA pilot.