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

142. 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...

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

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

145. 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...

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

147. 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.

148. 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

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

150. 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.

151. 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.

152. 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.

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

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

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

156. 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...

157. 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.

158. 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...

159. 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....

160. 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...