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1. Woodland School Woodland School n.d. Interior, Woodland School classroom scene with a recreation of an airport and planes on the floor. Identified on back of photograph as Miss McBee's Flying Field.

2. Woman Daredevil Woman Daredevil Promotional postcard of Gertrude Breton, woman daredevil

3. Wilcox & White Organ Co. Wilcox & White Organ Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Wilcox & White Organ Co. showing a boy pushing a large egg along the ground and a bird flying in front of it. Front of card says: "Wilcox & White Organs. Few Equals--No Superiors..."...

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

5. West Bottoms West Bottoms ca. 1930 Aerial view looking west along Mulberry Street in the West Bottoms; shows Kansas City Furniture Manufacturing Company, Davis Paint, and unidentified grain elevators.

6. West Bottoms West Bottoms ca. 1930 Aerial view looking east across the West Bottoms from Kansas City, Kansas. Includes view of downtown Kansas City, Missouri, as well as the 2nd Hannibal Bridge and the ASB bridge. Both the Kansas and Missouri...

7. West Bottoms West Bottoms ca. 1930 Aerial view looking north near 29th and Southwest Boulevard. Stockyards, train roundhouse, Kansas and Missouri Rivers in view.

8. Walnut Street, North from 12th Street Walnut Street, North from 12th Street Postcard of Walnut Street, North from 12th Street

9. Walnut Street, North from 10th Street Walnut Street, North from 10th Street Postcard of Walnut Street, North from 10th Street

10. Vertical Files Special Collection Finding Aid Vertical Files Special Collection Finding Aid 1820-1970 (bulk 1880-1950) The vertical files in this collection contain items found in the regular vertical files of the Special Collections department that were determined to be too old and fragile to be left in the files. The...

11. University of Kansas University of Kansas ca. 1930 Aerial view of buildings, stadium, and grounds of the University of Kansas in Lawrence.

12. Union Station and Liberty Memorial Union Station and Liberty Memorial ca. 1930 Aerial view, looking northeast, near 29th and Southwest Boulevard; shows Union Station, Liberty Memorial, and train roundhouse.

13. Union Station Union Station ca. 1930 Aerial view, looking north, of Union Station; also shows BMA Building and a portion of Main Street.

14. Union Station Union Station ca. 1930 Aerial view looking east over near 25th and Southwest Boulevard; shows Union Station, West Side. Identified on back as "Penn Ave. Viaduct & Union Sta."

15. 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.

16. Theodore Roosevelt in Kansas City Theodore Roosevelt in Kansas City 2 photographic postcards of Theodore Roosevelt and his Sept. 1, 1910 visit to Kansas City

17. The Royal Kingbirds of Kauffman Stadium The Royal Kingbirds of Kauffman Stadium July 2011 Article spotlights the spring migration of kingbirds from southern Mexico to Kansas City's own Kauffman Stadium. The kingbirds begin nesting near the end of April, feasting on the abundance of flying insects...

18. The Pins Are In! The Pins Are In! August 25, 2004 Kessler Park now has a disc golf course after its supporters spent the last four years meeting with Parks and Recreation, PIAC representatives, neighborhood associations and other businesses and supporters....

19. The Aviatrix and the University: Amelia Earhart at Purdue The Aviatrix and the University: Amelia Earhart at Purdue Summer//1994 Biographical article about Amelia Earhart, the pioneer woman aviator from Kansas, and her associations in the mid-1930s with Purdue University in Indiana, responsible for financing her flying experiments...

20. Temporary Flying Field in Kansas City Temporary Flying Field in Kansas City June/2/1925 Report on the one year temporary flying field approved by the federal government.