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

2. Biography of Clarence Kivett (1905-1996), Architect Biography of Clarence Kivett (1905-1996), Architect 1999

3. Wheeler Downtown Airport Wheeler Downtown Airport August 17, 2007 "The Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport, which helped Kansas City become a major player of the early aviation era, observes its 80th birthday today. Charles Lindbergh dedicated the Kansas City Municipal...

4. City Plans Business Center City Plans Business Center June 21, 2007 A delegation of economic development officials and city leaders from Kansas City attended the Paris Air Show this week to showcase their new master plan for an 800-acre, multi-use development on Kansas...

5. Early Airports Around Kansas City Early Airports Around Kansas City January 6, 1960 A directory of early airports in and around Kansas City. For instance Roger Field, first used by C. P. Rogers on famous 1911 coast to coast flight.

6. Dorothea Eldridge Slide Collection Finding Aid Dorothea Eldridge Slide Collection Finding Aid 1957-1968 A group of 108 color slides of images of Kansas City from the 1950s and 1960s, taken by Eldridge, an amateur photographer. The photos include buildings, fountains, hospitals, rooftop views of downtown...

7. Metropolitan Kansas City: Industrial Map Metropolitan Kansas City: Industrial Map 1970 A map of the Kansas City metropolitan area, color-coded to indicate light industry areas, heavy industry areas, switching limits, commercial zones, and public lands. Map also shows major roads and highways,...

8. Whiteman Air Force Base Whiteman Air Force Base According to the local history index card, Whiteman Air Force Base in Johnson County, Missouri, was previously known as the Sedalia Air Field, named for the nearby city of Sedalia, Missouri.

9. KCI Airport Control Tower Complex KCI Airport Control Tower Complex n.d. Administration and control tower complex at Kansas City International Airport. The firm of Kivett and Myers received an award for the design of this building, which created an effective visual identification...

10. Richards-Gebaur Airport Richards-Gebaur Airport Aerial view.

11. Richards-Gebaur Airport Richards-Gebaur Airport Aerial view.

12. Richards-Gebaur Airport Richards-Gebaur Airport Aerial view.

13. Richards-Gebaur Airport Richards-Gebaur Airport Aerial view.

14. Richards-Gebaur Airport Richards-Gebaur Airport Aerial view.

15. Richards-Gebaur Airport Richards-Gebaur Airport Aerial view.

16. Mid-Continent Airport Mid-Continent Airport Aerial view.

17. 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.

18. Municipal and Fairfax Airports Municipal and Fairfax Airports Aerial view looking northwest; also shows part of Fairfax Airport.

19. Municipal Airport and Downtown Skyline Municipal Airport and Downtown Skyline circa 1960s Aerial view looking south to downtown Kansas City showing Municipal Airport terminal buildings and parking lot. Airplanes sit on the taxiway. Broadway Bridge spans the Missouri River on the right. Harlem...

20. Municipal Airport Municipal Airport circa 1945-50 Aerial view looking toward the east showing the Municipal Airport in Kansas City, Missouri. The Missouri River can be seen with what appears to be ice floating in it. The ASB Bridge is also visible and...