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1. Zeldin Collection of Journal-Post Glass Negatives Finding Aid Zeldin Collection of Journal-Post Glass Negatives Finding Aid ca1920-1942 (bulk 1928-1938) The 389 black and white negatives originated with the "Kansas City Journal Post" newspaper. The collection also includes 349 8" x 10" black and white photographs. All the images reflect a newspaper's interest...

2. World, Air Midwest Sign Joint Ticketing Pact World, Air Midwest Sign Joint Ticketing Pact November/7/1983 Notice about the "agreement for joint ticketing and marketing at Kansas City International Airport" between World Airways and Air Midwest airlines "as part of World's establishment of a hub operation at...

3. William B. Strang, Jr. William B. Strang, Jr. 1999 Photo and bio of William B. Strang, Jr., or William Strang, "dreamer, visionary, inventor, real estate and community developer, prometer, and entrepreneur-on-a-shoe string" coming to Kansas City from New...

4. Why Waste Time?--Fly Why Waste Time?--Fly September/10/1929 Full page advertisement.

5. 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...

6. Western Air Fokker Western Air Fokker Group portrait of unidentified people from the "Fox Flying House Party", before a Western Air Fokker.

7. Western Air Express-Fokker Western Air Express-Fokker Group portrait of unidentified men before Western Air Express-Fokker plane.

8. Western Air Express-Fokker Western Air Express-Fokker Group portrait of unidentified men before Western Air Express-Fokker plane.

9. Vintage Voom! Fly Back in History at Missouri's Aviation Museums Vintage Voom! Fly Back in History at Missouri’s Aviation Museums Spring 2010 Article about four historic airplane museums in Missouri that run along Interstate-70, including the Airline History Museum in Kansas City. Three planes on display in the museum's hangar include the Super...

10. Vanguard Airlines Vanguard Airlines 1999 Photos and (accident-free) history of Vanguard Airlines, the "only airline currently [1999] with headquarters in Kansas City," founded in 1994 by Bob McAdoo, "a Larned, Kansas, native," planned in 1999...

11. Universal Airlines Universal Airlines Folder contains photo and information on the service of Universal Airlines in the Kansas City area.

12. Two Men Beside a Plane Two Men Beside a Plane crica 1930s Two men, one wearing a pilot's uniform and goggles, standing beside an airplane. A sign on the side of the plane reads "Universal Aviation Schools." There is another airplane in the background parked in...

13. TWA Advertisement TWA Advertisement June 25, 1905 Photo of TWA advertisement that appeared in the Saturday Evening Post and other magazines in 1945.

14. Tuxhorn Airplane Tuxhorn Airplane January 6, 1960 Photo of a Tuxhorn Airlines airplane from the 1930s with a note about earliest known airplane of its kind for airmail.

15. Trend Threatens Region's Aviation Assets Trend Threatens Region's Aviation Assets April/15-21/1999 Discusses closure of small, feeder airports in the Kansas City region.

16. Transportation: A Model for Airport Terminals Transportation: A Model for Airport Terminals November/11/1972 Photo and article about "the new, $250-million Kansas City International Airport" and its "[n]ovel design" compared to problems in developing a modern airport across the state in Saint Louis, Missouri....

17. Transportation. Who Cares? You Should. Here's Why. Transportation. Who Cares? You Should. Here's Why. April 2003 Article describes the current state of transportation to and from Kansas City, local businesses affected by transportation trends, and Kansas City companies involved in the transportation industry.

18. Transcontinental and Western Air (TWA) Transcontinental and Western Air (TWA) 2002 Book contains several references in the index to Transcontinental and Western Air known as TWA in reference to air mail service in the United States.

19. Trans World Airlines a Quarter Century Trans World Airlines a Quarter Century May 3, 1905 Article gives short history of TWA and statistics of the flying fleet.

20. Trans World Airlines Trans World Airlines Photos and information on the service of Trans World Airlines, or TWA, in the Kansas City area from its founding here to its going-out-of-business in 2001.