Missouri Valley Special Collections
Advanced Search | Help | My Favorites
All Images Local History Index  
Search results for: 178 item(s) for: "Flying"
Search current collection(s) again
Refine your search
Subject
Aerial Photographs (58)
Aerials (56)
Aviation (25)
Advertising Cards (16)
Airports (16)
Show more...

Creator
Curtiss-wright Flying ... (57)
Ray, Mrs Sam (Mildred... (15)
George R Bauer (7)
Unknown (5)
Montgomery (2)
Show more...

Type
Photograph, B/w, 8 X... (57)
Newspaper Article (23)
Magazine Article (23)
Photograph, B/w (16)
Advertising Card (16)
Show more...

Date
ca 1930 (56)
ca 1880-1900 (12)
1999 (7)
Circa 1942 (3)
August 151915 (3)
Show more...

 Image: Title: Date: Description:

101. Kansas City Structural Steel Kansas City Structural Steel ca. 1930 Aerial view of Kansas City Structural Steel facility and grounds; located at 21st and Metropolitan Avenue in Kansas City, Kansas.

102. 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,...

103. Kansas City, Kansas Kansas City, Kansas ca. 1930 Aerial view looking north near the 18th Street Bridge in Kansas City, Kansas. Proctor and Gamble plant in view as well as the Kansas River. Numerous railroad tracks in the forefront.

104. Kansas City, Kansas Municipal Plant Kansas City, Kansas Municipal Plant ca. 1930 Aerial view of the Kansas City, Kansas Municipal Plant.

105. KCI: Flying High KCI: Flying High June//1984 Article about the hardships of airlines in a poor economy at Kansas City International Airport.

106. Lake Quivira Lake Quivira circa 1930 Aerial view of Lake Quivira. Work on the lake and the surrounding area was started by the Quivira Development Company in 1927. The first stages of the project were completed by the early 1930s. The Kansas...

107. Liberty Memorial Liberty Memorial ca. 1930 Aerial view, looking northwest, of Liberty Memorial. Identified on back as "Penn Avenue Viaduct across the Mall."

108. Liberty, Missouri Liberty, Missouri ca. 1930 Aerial view of Liberty, Missouri. Shows the downtown area as well as William Jewell College on the right side of the photograph.

109. Lone Star Cement Plant Lone Star Cement Plant ca. 1930 Aerial view, looking north, of the Lone Star Cement plant, located in Bonner Springs, Kansas.

110. Lone Star Cement Plant Lone Star Cement Plant ca. 1930 Aerial view looking north of the Lone Star Cement plant, located in Bonner Springs, Kansas.

111. Moline Plow Co. Moline Plow Co. ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Moline Plow Co. showing a fat man with wings standing on a stump holding up a glowing corn cob while farmers plow fields in the background. Front of card says: “We take the Liberty...

112. 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...

113. Municipal Airport, Passenger Station Municipal Airport, Passenger Station 1927 Postcard of Municipal Airport with accompanying text.

114. Murder Awaited a Wastrel Unprepared for Full Life Murder Awaited a Wastrel Unprepared for Full Life January/19/1975 Photo and book review of "The Mullendore Murder Case" by Jonathan Kwitny about the life and death by murder of Eugene Mullendore III (ca. 1938-1970), a rich cattle ranch owner "of Osage County, Oklahoma,...

115. Naszigler Farm Naszigler Farm ca. 1930 Aerial view identified as the Naszigler farm. Words also identified with photo: Schuttz Baking Company, 47 - Mill Creek.

116. New Reduced Winter Fares! Hanford Slashes Rates! New Reduced Winter Fares! Hanford Slashes Rates! January//1937 Full page ad, map, and illustration for Hanford Airlines, flying "the hub route" out of Kansas City Municipal Airport to various cities in each direction.

117. Nicolai & Michaelis Nicolai & Michaelis ca. 1880-1900 Advertising card for Nicolai & Michaelis showing a chained dog lunging, teeth bared, at a man tumbling over a fence, his belongings flying every where. Caption says: "The dog I left behind me." Back of...

118. Obituary for Senator John E. Downs Obituary for Senator John E. Downs November 12, 2003 Senator Downs died November 9, 2003. He served as a Missouri State Representative from 1957-1958 and was elected to the Missouri State Senate in 1960 and served until 1970. During WW II, he was shot down...

119. Octave Chanute Octave Chanute 1999 Photo and biographical description of Octave Chanute (1832-1910), "a civil engineer involved in bridge building, glider design, and flying machines," native to France and emigrating to Kansas City in 1867,...

120. Octave Chanute Octave Chanute 1953 Biographical sketch of Octave Chanute (1832-1910), "the friend, mentor, and most important correspondent of the Wrights [the Wright brothers, Orville and Wilbur]." Description of Chanute's life and career,...