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121. Frustrations of a Missouri Small Businessman: Lou E. Holland in Wartime Washington Frustrations of a Missouri Small Businessman: Lou E. Holland in Wartime Washington April 1974 Photos, illustrations, and article about the experiences of "Kansas City business leader [and aviation leader]" Lou Holland (1878-1960) in World War II "as the first chairman of the Smaller War Plants...

122. Getting from Here to There Getting from Here to There December 2000 Photos and article about the $600 million renovation of Kansas City International Airport in 2000, "launched to upgrade the three terminals and the Trans World Airlines/Kansas City Missouri Overhaul Base,"...

123. Go-To- Player: HNTB's Expertise Runs Far and Wide, Like Its Business Reach Go-To- Player: HNTB's Expertise Runs Far and Wide, Like Its Business Reach June 1-7, 2007 A short feature article on HNTB located at 715 Kirk Drive in Kansas City, Missouri. This engineering/architectural company was founded here in 1914 and is known for its work in transportation, bridges,...

124. Got the World on a String Got the World on a String November 2000 Illustrations and article about the increasing air traffic congestion in the Midwest, called the "Flyover Country," overseen by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) facility in Olathe, Kansas, with...

125. 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.

126. Hamilton Airstrip, Overland Park Hamilton Airstrip, Overland Park 3/18/1911 Postcard of an airstrip in Overland Park, KS with accompanying text featuring a Curtis Design Biplane.

127. Hannibal Bridge Profile Hannibal Bridge Profile 2003

128. 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.

129. Henry Haskell and Katharine Wright Henry Haskell and Katharine Wright June 25, 1905 Aviation pioneers,Orville and Wilbur Wright, had a sister Katharine who eventually married local Kansas City Star,editor Henry Haskell. The book has several pages on the relationship between Haskell and...

130. Henry McElroy Henry McElroy 1929 Henry McElroy and other unidentified men surrounding early plane.

131. Henry McElroy and Group of Men Henry McElroy and Group of Men June 5, 1929 Group of unidentified men with Henry McElroy (fifth from the left) before plane at unidentified location.

132. Hispanic Oral History Collection Finding Aid Hispanic Oral History Collection Finding Aid 1977-1982 The collection is comprised of 65 audiocassettes (61 CDs) with interviews of 59 people from Kansas City's Hispanic community. Persons interviewed cover a substantial cross-section of the population, ranging...

133. History of Trans World Airlines (TWA) History of Trans World Airlines (TWA) 1999 Photos and description of "the history of TWA [Trans World Airlines], beginning in 1929 when Transcontinental Air Transport (TAT) decided to make their international headquarters at Municipal Airport in...

134. Horace Kearny Death Horace Kearny Death December 18, 1912 Obituary for Horace Kearny, an early flyer from Kansas City. He died in an airplane crash in California in December of 1912. He was attempting to fly over the water from Los Angeles to San Francisco. Also...

135. Howard Hughes, TWA Owner, and Jack Frye, TWA President Howard Hughes, TWA Owner, and Jack Frye, TWA President 1999 Photos and biographical descriptions of Howard Robard Hughes, or Howard Hughes (1905-1976), and William John Frye, or Jack Frye, record-setting pilots and executives of TWA in Kansas City starting in 1939....

136. Ilus W. Davis Park Ilus W. Davis Park 2002-05-30 Roof-top view of Ilus W. Davis Park, looking toward the north. Photograph was taken from the top level of the City Hall building. The Charles Evans Whittaker United States Courthouse is in view at the...

137. Inland Aviation Company Inland Aviation Company ca. 1930 Aerial view of Inland Aviation Company, also known as Inland Aircraft Company, at the Fairfax Airport in Kansas City, Kansas. The Inland Sport was the first plane built and one of the fastest personal...

138. Introducing Fairfax Airport Introducing Fairfax Airport December/18/1928 Report on Fairfax Industrial Airport, "Greater Kansas City's privately operated avaiton center."

139. Ivanhoe Masonic Country Club Ivanhoe Masonic Country Club February 25, 1921 Article about the 40-acre aviation field located on the Kellerstrass Farm at 85th and Holmes Roads, acquired by the Ivanhoe Masonic Lodge as a country club.

140. Jackson County, Missouri: Its Opportunities and Resources Jackson County, Missouri: Its Opportunities and Resources 1926 Brief description of the flying school at Richards Flying Field.