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1. ''We All Had a Cause'': Kansas City's Bomber Plant, 1941-1945 ''We All Had a Cause'': Kansas City's Bomber Plant, 1941-1945 Winter 2005-2006 The B-25 bomber was crucial to the war effort during World War II and many of these bombers were made in North American Aviation's Kansas City, Kansas facility. "This article describes the origin and development...

2. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood 1951 Aerial view of flooded area looking east across the Fairfax Industrial District. View includes the Socony-Vacuum Terminal and Lube plant, General Motors assembly plant, International Harvester, and portions...

3. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood 1951 Aerial view of flooded area looking east across the Fairfax Industrial District.

4. 1951 Flood Photograph Collection Finding Aid 1951 Flood Photograph Collection Finding Aid 1951 The collection of 30 black and white photographs include aerial views as well as ground shots of streets, rubble, river bottoms, etc., during the 1951 flood in Kansas City. It also contains views of the...

5. Aerial View of Downtown Kansas City Aerial View of Downtown Kansas City circa 1960s Aerial view of downtown Kansas City and portions of North Kansas City, looking toward the northwest. The Municipal Airport is in view as well as the Missouri River as it bends to the north. The Fairfax...

6. Aerial View of Fairfax and Municipal Airports Aerial View of Fairfax and Municipal Airports Aerial view, looking south, showing Missouri River, Kansas City skyline, Fairfax Airport (foreground), and Municipal Airport (background).

7. Aerial View of Fairfax and Municipal Airports Aerial View of Fairfax and Municipal Airports Aerial view, looking to south, showing Missouri River, Kansas City skyline, Fairfax Airport (foreground), and Municipal Airport (background).

8. Aviation Facilities Suffer Flood Damage Aviation Facilities Suffer Flood Damage July 23, 1951 Summary of effects of the flood on the most severely hit airlines.

9. Aviation History Took Flight at Fairfax Aviation History Took Flight at Fairfax May 5, 2010 Postcard image and short article about the history of the Fairfax Industrial District, Fairfax Airport and Aircraft Assembly Plant. The Fairfax Airport opened in 1928 and was the primary airmail departure...

10. Betty Browning and Harriett Barrett Betty Browning and Harriett Barrett 1932 Betty Browning and Harriett Barrett posed before an Inland Sport at Fairfax Airport.

11. Charles Smith, Kansas City Architect Charles Smith, Kansas City Architect June 11, 1905 Biographical sketch of Charles Ashley Smith, or Charles Smith (1866-1948), a prominent Kansas City architect. Native of Ohio coming to Kansas City, Missouri, in 1887 as a draftsman for architect William...

12. Curtiss-Wright Flying Service Photograph Collection Finding Aid Curtiss-Wright Flying Service Photograph Collection Finding Aid ca1920-1940 This collection contains 57 black and white 8" x 10" photographs housed in one box. Views include downtown area, West bottoms, riverfront area, industrial areas, midtown area including Union Station and...

13. Edward Porterfield, Jr. Edward Porterfield, Jr. 1999 Photo and bio of Edward Everett Porterfield, Jr., or Ed Porterfield (1890-1948), a native Kansas Citian and founder of "the Porterfield Flying School at Richards Field" in 1925 and of the American Eagle...

14. Fairfax Airport Fairfax Airport Photos and information on the Fairfax Industrial Airport, or Fairfax Airport, located on the Kansas side of the Missouri River across from the Downtown Airport, or Municipal Airport.

15. Fairfax Airport Fairfax Airport Aerial view of runway and buildings.

16. Fairfax Airport Buildings Fairfax Airport Buildings Aerial view of buildings.

17. Fairfax Airport Buildings Fairfax Airport Buildings Aerial view of buildings.

18. Fairfax Airport Buildings Fairfax Airport Buildings Aerial view of buildings.

19. Fairfax Airport Buildings Fairfax Airport Buildings Aerial view of buildings.

20. Fairfax Airport Buildings Fairfax Airport Buildings Aerial view of buildings.