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41. Climax of a Colorful Flying Career Climax of a Colorful Flying Career October 13, 1931 Dr. Brock and Col. Garrett Guests of President of the United StatesReview of the achievement of Dr. John D. Brock, owner of Specialty Optical Company, 1009 McGee Street, in the area of aviation, have flown...

42. College/School College/School ca. 1930 Aerial view of unidentified institution or school, Catholic connected perhaps.

43. Colonel Arthur Goebel Colonel Arthur Goebel 1999 Photo and description of Colonel Arthur Goebel, winning pilot of a 1927 competition "to fly the 2,439 miles from San Francisco to Hawaii," establishing about 1929 "a flying school at 101 West 12th in Kansas...

44. Country Club Plaza Country Club Plaza ca. 1930 Aerial view of Country Club Plaza area, looking northeast near 55th and Ward Parkway. Parts of Loose Park are in view and Brush Creek is not paved.

45. Country Estate Country Estate ca. 1930 Aerial view identified on back as a "country estate on out skirts of Kansas City."

46. Curtis S. Griffin Curtis S. Griffin Circa 1942 Portrait of Curtis S. Griffin, a Captain with the U. S. Army Air Corps. Griffin was born on April 11, 1920 in Kansas City, Missouri. Griffin entered the Army in 1940 and he was married on August 1, 1942...

47. Curtiss Flying Service Get Under Way Curtiss Flying Service Get Under Way May 28, 1929 Article about Curtiss Flying Service, the new private airline service.

48. Curtiss-Wright Flying Service Photograph Collection Finding Aid Curtiss-Wright Flying Service Photograph Collection Finding Aid ca1920-1940 This collection contains 57 black and white 8" x 10" photographs housed in one box. Views include downtown area, West bottoms, riverfront area, industrial areas, midtown area including Union Station and...

49. Dayton Ragland Dayton Ragland March 24, 1952 File containing a biographical article about Lieutenant Dayton Ragland, a black "U.S. jet pilot now being held as prisoner of war in China." Son of the pastor of the West Paseo Christian Church and recipient...

50. Deal Is a Liftoff for KC Deal Is a Liftoff for KC April 1, 2008 Discussion of the proposed construction of a $375-million aircraft assembly plant with possible 2,100 well-paying jobs by Bombardier Aerospace. Bombardier is a Montreal, Canada, based company. The decision...

51. Diva from 50 Years Ago Finds New Recognition Diva from 50 Years Ago Finds New Recognition February/5/1998 File containing photos and a biographical article about Etta Moten Barnett, or Etta Barnett, a 96-year-old singer and former actress "in 1930s Hollywood film roles that were not demeaning." Born in Texas...

52. Downtown Kansas City Downtown Kansas City ca. 1930 Aerial view looking north near 12th and Grand; shows Bryant Building under construction. Missouri River and riverfront area also in view.

53. Downtown Kansas City Downtown Kansas City ca. 1930 Aerial view looking north near 14th and Walnut; shows Kansas City Power and Light and Fidelity National Bank buildings under construction. Both the second Hannibal Bridge and the ASB Bridge are in view...

54. Downtown Kansas City Downtown Kansas City ca. 1930 Aerial view looking northwest toward downtown Kansas City taken over near 18th and Harrison. Shows the confluence of the Kansas and Missouri Rivers, Municipal Airport and Fairfax area.

55. Downtown Kansas City Downtown Kansas City ca. 1930 Aerial view of the downtown Kansas City area, looking west centered over near 12th and Troost. Includes view of West Bottoms and the Kansas River. Covers around 6th Street south to near 18th Street.

56. Downtown Kansas City Downtown Kansas City ca. 1930 Aerial view of downtown Kansas City looking northwest, taken over near 15th and Grand. Shows Missouri River, Municipal Airport, 2nd Hannibal Bridge, and ASB Bridge.

57. Downtown Kansas City Downtown Kansas City ca. 1930 Aerial view of downtown Kansas City looking north over near 15th and Wyandotte; shows Kansas City Power and Light Building under construction. Also in view is Convention Hall and the Hotel President.

58. Downtown, West from Y.M.C.A. Building Downtown, West from Y.M.C.A. Building Postcard view of Downtown Kansas City, looking West from the roof of the Y.M.C.A. Building at 10th and Oak Street

59. Dr. John Outland Dies: Midwest Athletics Loses a Widely-Known Friend Dr. John Outland Dies: Midwest Athletics Loses a Widely-Known Friend March/24/1947 Photos (as a college football player and later as a doctor) and biographical article about Dr. John Outland, "former All-American football player and the father of the Kansas relays [a track and field...

60. Edward Porterfield, Jr. Edward Porterfield, Jr. 1999 Photo and bio of Edward Everett Porterfield, Jr., or Ed Porterfield (1890-1948), a native Kansas Citian and founder of "the Porterfield Flying School at Richards Field" in 1925 and of the American Eagle...