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

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

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

24. 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.

25. 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.

26. 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.

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

28. 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

29. 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.

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

31. SC8-2 Local Schools Collection Finding Aid SC8-2 Local Schools Collection Finding Aid 1910-1960 This Local Schools Collection consists of various pamphlets, booklets, brochures, etc., about different types of area schools. It does not include the public schools.

32. 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...

33. SC118 Local Restaurant Recipe Collection Finding Aid SC118 Local Restaurant Recipe Collection Finding Aid 1949-2010 This collection consists of recipes from local Kansas City restaurants compiled by reference librarians from the Kansas City Public Library. The recipes primarily appeared in the Kansas City Star and were...

34. 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...

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

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

37. 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...

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

39. 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...

40. 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...