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141. 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...

142. Riverfront Area Riverfront Area ca. 1930 Aerial view of unidentified riverfront area.

143. Robert Askren Photograph Collection Finding Aid Robert Askren Photograph Collection Finding Aid circa 1870s-2005, bulk 1950-1980s Local photographer Robert G. Askren donated photographs and negatives to the Missouri Valley Special Collections in 2006. He worked for Harkins Commercial Photo Co. which he later purchased and renamed...

144. Roger Fowler, Barnstormer Roger Fowler, Barnstormer Postcard of early-day aviator, Roger Fowler, in flight

145. Romanelli Gardens Romanelli Gardens ca. 1930 Aerial view of residential district Romanelli Gardens near 69th and Wornall Road.

146. Satchel Paige Satchel Paige 1999 Photo and description of the flying career of black baseball pitcher Leroy Robert Paige, or Satchel Paige (~1907-1982), traveling around the country in barnstorming appearances as a baseball player starting...

147. SC63 Vertical Files Special Collection Finding Aid SC63 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...

148. Seth E. Ward Residence Seth E. Ward Residence Postcard of the Seth E. Ward Residence

149. So You Think It's a Breeze Flying over Good Old Kansas City? So You Think It's a Breeze Flying over Good Old Kansas City? December//1969 Illustration and article citing the Municipal Airport as the worst in the nation, including a quote from F. Lee Bailey regarding air traffic control.

150. Soaring above Kansas City, Newsboy in Balloon Soaring above Kansas City, Newsboy in Balloon Photographic postcard of a 1908 Kansas City Star newsboy in prop hot air balloon

151. Southwest Boulevard Southwest Boulevard ca. 1930 Aerial view, looking northeast, of Southwest Boulevard near Schutte Lumber Company, located at 2931 Southwest Boulevard.

152. Stockyards and West Bottoms Stockyards and West Bottoms ca. 1930 Aerial view looking north showing West Bottoms and stockyard area. Kansas River and bridges in view. Missouri River in distance on top and 12th Street Viaduct visible.

153. Stockyards, Kansas City Stockyards, Kansas City ca. 1930 Aerial view looking north from 23rd Street Viaduct across the Kansas City Stockyards; shows American Royal Building.

154. Strang Air Park Strang Air Park 1999 Photos and description of Strang Air Park, established in 1909 by William Strang in Overland Park, Kansas, and hosting large air shows or flying exhibitions in the 1910s.

155. Strangers in the Night Strangers in the Night Spring 2001 Discusses the history of UFO sightings in Kansas.

156. Swope Park, Lagoon & Boat House Swope Park, Lagoon & Boat House Postcard of Lagoon and Boathouse at Swope Park

157. T. C. Baker Farm T. C. Baker Farm ca. 1930 Aerial view of T. C. Baker farm.

158. Taking the Leap Into the Art World Taking the Leap Into the Art World September 29, 2006 Article about how people are jumping on a trampoline, being videotaped for a Sprint Center art project. Chris Doyle, a Brooklyn multimedia artist is in charge of this public art project. This $1.3 million...

159. 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.

160. 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...