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

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

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

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

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

126. Rae Rearwin Rae Rearwin November/19/1969 Obituary for Rae Rearwin, an aircraft manufacturer and owner of Rearwin Aircraft, Incorporated, dying on November 16, 1969.

127. Randolph C. Walker: Former Head of Aireon Company Dies Randolph C. Walker: Former Head of Aireon Company Dies January/27/1958 Obituary for Randolph Walker, or Bob Walker, "58 years old" and former "president of the Aircraft Accessories corporation, which later became the Aireon Manufacturing company, in the Fairfax industrial...

128. 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...

129. Salina Ready to Soar into Aviation History Salina Ready to Soar into Aviation History January 30, 2005 Article describes the GlobalFlyer aircraft and Steve Fossett's plans to fly around the world without refueling. The plane was designed and built by Virgin Atlantic and Scaled Composites.

130. SC8-2 Local Schools Collection Finding Aid SC8-2 Local Schools Collection Finding Aid 1910-1960 This Local Schools Collection consists of various pamphlets, booklets, brochures, etc., about different types of area schools. It does not include the public schools.

131. Still Climbing Still Climbing October 4-10, 2012 Article highlights Danny O'Neill's decision to install a 1943 Douglas DC-3 aircraft atop the Roasterie's West Side coffee plant. The history of the Roasterie as well as descriptions of some of the more...

132. Success on the Fly Success on the Fly October 18, 2009 Article profiles Robert Baslee and his company Airdrome Aeroplanes, a world leader in producing replica WWI aircraft. Baslee has designed and manufactured over 60 planes in this Holden, Missouri, workshop,...

133. Ten Balloons in the Race Ten Balloons in the Race July/2/1913 National elimination contest with list of participating pilots.

134. The Connie Sets a Record The Connie Sets a Record September 29, 2007 Reflection by author on her career with United Press and her two-day press trip to promote Trans World Airlines' "The Constellation," nicknamed The Connie. Its maiden flight was February 1, 1946, from...

135. The Curtain Rises on Air Travel The Curtain Rises on Air Travel May/28/1929 Article referring to Kansas City as "the center geographically and industrially" in the aviation industry.

136. The Great Balloon Race The Great Balloon Race October//1973 July 26, 1912, balloon race fraught with dangers.

137. The Kansas City Airline Legacy of Knute Rockne The Kansas City Airline Legacy of Knute Rockne Autumn//1998 Story about the death of famed Notre Dame University football coach Knute Rockne in an airplane crash "on T& W A Flight 3 leaving Kansas City"in 1931, and the high-profile crash's influence in improving...

138. The State Line Game The State Line Game July 1979 Article about "Life Flight" helicopter licensing for hospital service in both states.

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

140. Time to Study Lessons Learned in War Time to Study Lessons Learned in War May 2, 2003 A look at what the Iraqi War taught America. Includes a chart comparing U.S. war causualties, length of days, and total number of military in the Civil War, World War I, World War II, Korean War, Vietnam...