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121. Packing Houses in West Bottoms Packing Houses in West Bottoms ca. 1930 Aerial view looking east across the Kansas River near west end of the Kansas Avenue Bridge; shows Cudahy Packing Company, Swift and Company, and the Kansas City Stockyards.

122. Parks and Recreation Department Statistics Parks and Recreation Department Statistics February 28, 2007 Kansas City Parks and Recreation Department has 212 parks, 130 ball diamonds, 116.5 surface acres of lake, 109 tennis courts, 55 shelters, 20 soccer fields, 19 miles of exercise trails, 18 football fields,...

123. Patek at Peace Patek at Peace April 25, 2004 Article describes the trials and triumphs of Fred Patek, shortstop for the Kansas City Royals during the 1970's. Patek, at 5' 5", is considered one of the most successful "small" shortstops to play major...

124. Pembroke Country Day School Pembroke Country Day School ca. 1930 Looking northeast at the intersection of Ward Parkway and State Line Road, showing the campus of Pembroke Country Day School.

125. Pembroke Country Day School Pembroke Country Day School ca. 1930 Aerial view looking northeast at the intersection of Ward Parkway and State Line Road, showing the campus of Pembroke Country Day School.

126. Penn Valley Park Penn Valley Park ca. 1930 Aerial view looking northwest near 33rd and Summit. The Liberty Memorial is in view as well as distant view of Hospital Hill.

127. Pilot Says Flying Pope John Paul II 'Was the Peak of My Experience' Pilot Says Flying Pope John Paul II 'Was the Peak of My Experience' April 1, 2011 In-depth article about Nelson Krueger, airline pilot for Trans World Airlines (TWA), who captained the specially outfitted plane for Pope John Paul during the week of Oct. 1-7, 1979, on the Pope's first...

128. Planes Thrilled 125,000 Here in 1918 Planes Thrilled 125,000 Here in 1918 August/28/1968 Article recalling the mock air battle on August 28, 1918, over Swope Park, by the British-American Flying Mission touring the country to provide the public better understanding of airplanes and their utilization...

129. Proctor and Gamble Complex Proctor and Gamble Complex ca. 1930 Aerial view of Procter and Gamble plant and grounds; located at Kansas Avenue and 19th Street in Kansas City, Kansas.

130. R. Shelden and Ruth Stafford R. Shelden and Ruth Stafford October/31/1974 Biographical article about R. Shelden Stafford and his wife Ruth Stafford, local "ferry pilots" flying small airplanes to destinations around the world from their headquarters residence "at Lake Lotawana."...

131. Railroad Track Railroad Track ca. 1930 Aerial view of unidentified railroad track near residential area.

132. Railroad Tracks and Grain Elevators Railroad Tracks and Grain Elevators ca. 1930 Aerial view of unidentified railroad tracks and grain elevators.

133. Raytown Society to Mark Old Flying Field Site Raytown Society to Mark Old Flying Field Site Summer 1979 Notice about the Raytown Historical Society commemorating the site of Richards Flying Field, Sunday, Sept. 23, 1979, the first Kansas City air terminal, later called Ong Airport in 1943. The former flying...

134. Residential Area Residential Area ca. 1930 Aerial view of unidentified residential area.

135. Residential Area Residential Area ca. 1930 Aerial view of early unidentified residential area.

136. Residential Area Residential Area ca. 1930 Aerial view of unidentified residential area. Possibly Kansas City, Kansas and Fairfax area. River in view as well as what appears to be oil storage units.

137. Residential Area Residential Area ca. 1930 Aerial view of unidentified residential area, perhaps Kansas City, Kansas. River seen in top of photograph.

138. Residential Area Residential Area ca. 1930 Aerial view of unidentified residential location.

139. Richard L. Hunt, Jr. Richard L. Hunt, Jr. Circa 1942 Portrait of Richard L. Hunt, Jr., a Lieutinent in the U.S. Naval Air Force. Hunt was born on December 23, 1921, in Keytesville, Missouri. His family moved to Kansas City, Missouri in 1923, and he attended...

140. Richard's Field Richard's Field Spring//1999 Brief history of the Richards Flying Field, estabished in 1922 in Raytown, Missouri, used for military pilot training and regular airmail service and visited by Charles Lindbergh at the height of his popularity...