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1. TWA Airplane TWA Airplane 1946 Photograph of plane in hangar at TWA Overhaul Base, Fairfax Airport

2. The Fairfax Airport and Its Role in World War II The Fairfax Airport and Its Role in World War II 2006 Article describes the various uses and occupants of the Fairfax Airport and industrial area from the time of the land's purchase by Guy Stanley in the early 1920's, to the airport's closure at midnight...

3. Speaker and Crowd at Fairfax Airport Speaker and Crowd at Fairfax Airport 1929 Unidentified group of men and speaker on airport grounds, identified as Fairfax Airport.

4. 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.

5. 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...

6. North Kansas City, Missouri North Kansas City, Missouri 1950 Aerial view, looking northwest near 10th.

7. North Kansas City, Missouri North Kansas City, Missouri 1950 Aerial view, looking northwest near 12th.

8. North Kansas City Quadrangle North Kansas City Quadrangle 1951 Topographical map of parts of Clay and Jackson counties in Missouri and Wyandotte County, Kansas, including segments of the Missouri River and the cities of North Kansas City, Missouri, and Kansas City,...

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

10. Municipal Airport, Hangars Municipal Airport, Hangars circa 1950 Image looks west across Missouri River to Fairfax Industrial District. Shows runways in the foreground and airplane hangars in the center of the frame. Signs on hangars identify them as belonging to Executive...

11. Missouri River Hydrographic Survey: Kaw Bend Missouri River Hydrographic Survey: Kaw Bend 1971 Map of the Kaw Bend of the Missouri River, curving around Fairfax Airport in Kansas City, Kansas. Soundings across the width of the river are listed at every tenth of a mile. Topographic features such...

12. KC Seeks New Place to Display Old Plane KC Seeks New Place to Display Old Plane December 25, 2006 Article reports the possibility of Union Station becoming the permanent indoor home of a 1930 American Eaglet two-seater airplane, originally manufactured at the Fairfax Airport. The Eaglet is described...

13. Kansas City the Airport of the Southwest Kansas City the Airport of the Southwest July 21, 1925 Recent Developments in Aeronautics Mark New Era in Aerial TransportationRegular service between Kansas City and Wichita was inaugurated July 1, 1925, by the Kansas City Airways Transportation Company,...

14. Kansas City Military Airports Kansas City Military Airports 1999 One page of the history of military airports in Kansas City and vicinity, starting with Richards Field in 1922 and continuing with the Sherman Army Airfield at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, in 1923; Fairfax...

15. Kansas Citian Aviation Number Kansas Citian Aviation Number December 18, 1928 Whole issue of the Kansas Citian devoted to aviation. Articles include: ''Kansas City as an Aviation Center'' (p.961-2); ''American Eagle Enlarges'' (p. 963); ''Kansas City Concern Makes Planes [Butler]''...

16. James Kindelberger James Kindelberger 1999 Photo and biographical description of James Howard Kindelberger, or Dutch Kindelberger, "one of the pioneers in American aviation" from "the 1930s until his death in 1962" through his company, North American...

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

18. 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...

19. Fairfax Industrial and Municipal Airports Fairfax Industrial and Municipal Airports ca. 1930 Aerial view, looking east, of Fairfax Industrial and Municipal airports.

20. Fairfax Industrial Airport Fairfax Industrial Airport ca. 1930 Aerial view of Fairfax Industrial Airport. Noted on back of photograph that Curtiss Wright is at the northern end of the field.