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Airport dedication, Manhattan, Kansas

Airport dedication, Manhattan, Kansas
Date: April 19, 1953
A photograph of the Manhattan Municipal Airport dedication at Manhattan, Kansas. Mayor Richard Dean Rogers was involved in building the airport.


Amelia Earhart

Amelia Earhart
Date: May 20, 1932
A photograph of Amelia Earhart, George P. Putnam and Bernt Balchen at the Harbour Grace, Newfoundland, airport. Earhart was preparing for her solo transatlantic flight.


Beech Aircraft Corporation, Wichita, Kansas

Beech Aircraft Corporation, Wichita, Kansas
Creator: Beech Aircraft Corporation
Date: Between 1940 and 1945
This black and white photograph shows the assembly line for the D18S's at the Beech Aircraft Corporation in Wichita, Kansas. Thirty days after V-J Day this assembly line was beginning production. At the end of sixty days, the first D18S's were rolling out of the hangar doors just 16 short weeks after final victory.


Beech Aircraft Corporation, Wichita, Kansas

Beech Aircraft Corporation, Wichita, Kansas
Creator: Beech Aircraft Corporation
Date: Between 1940 and 1945
This black and white photograph shows the assembly line for the Douglas A-26 Invader at the Beech Aircraft Corporation in Wichita, Kansas. These planes played an important role in the European and Pacific theaters of war during World War II.


Beech Aircraft Corporation, Wichita, Kansas

Beech Aircraft Corporation, Wichita, Kansas
Creator: Beech Aircraft Corporation
Date: November 1948
This black and white photograph shows the assembly line at the Beech Aircraft Corporation in Wichita, Kansas.


Beech Aricraft Corporation, Wichita, Kansas

Beech Aricraft Corporation, Wichita, Kansas
Creator: Beech Aircraft Corporation
Date: Between 1940 and 1949
This black and white photograph shows the assembly line at the Beech Aircraft Corporation in Wichita, Kansas.


Fairfax Airport, Kansas City, Kansas

Fairfax Airport, Kansas City, Kansas
Date: Between 1940 and 1959
This is a photo of the Fairfax Airport, Kansas City, Ks., with several buildings and airplanes in view.


Farmland

Farmland
Date: Between 1945 and 1959
Aerial view of the farmland between Wanamaker and Urish Roads along Huntoon Street in Topeka, Kansas. The Mel Perkuhn farm and Huntoon Airport Inc. are in view.


Kansas Film Commission site photographs, subjects airports - attractions

Kansas Film Commission site photographs, subjects airports - attractions
Creator: Kansas Film Commission
Date: 1980s - 2000s
These are panoramic photographs of locations in Kansas created by the Kansas Film Commission to promote scenes to film companies. The panoramics were created by taking individual photos and taping them together. The photographs are arranged alphabetically by subject and then location. Subjects included in this part of the collection are: airports, animals, antiques, and attractions.


Municipal Airport hangar and administration building in Wichita, Kansas

Municipal Airport hangar and administration building in Wichita, Kansas
Creator: M-S News CO., Wichita, Kansas
Date: Between 1930 and 1935
This is a postcard showing the Municipal Airport hangar and administration building in Wichita, Kansas.


Naval Air Station, Olathe, Kansas

Naval Air Station, Olathe, Kansas
Date: Between 1950 and 1959
This is a view of the main hanger, operations tower (center), and other facilities taken from the runway area at the Naval Air Station in Olathe, Kansas. A Navy airplane is shown in flight.


Smoky Hill Army Base, Salina, Kansas

Smoky Hill Army Base, Salina, Kansas
Date: Between 1941 and 1945
A crowd of people gathered at the Smoky Hill Army Air Base hangars as a B-29 prepares to land, Salina, Kansas.


Topeka Municipal Airport, Topeka, Kansas

Topeka Municipal Airport, Topeka, Kansas
Creator: Lyle, Kent
Date: 1940
A photograph showing the formal opening of the Topeka Municipal Airport hangar. It was built with funds and labor from the Works Progress Administration.


Topeka Municipal Airport, Topeka, Kansas

Topeka Municipal Airport, Topeka, Kansas
Date: February 24, 1940
A photograph showing construction on a Topeka Municipal Airport hangar, Topeka, Kansas. With funds and labor from the Works Progress Administration, the airport constructed three asphalted runways, installed tile drains along the runways to carry away surface and subsoil water, and the hangar, which included shops, storage and a lounging room for pilots and mechanics.


Topeka Municipal Airport, Topeka, Kansas

Topeka Municipal Airport, Topeka, Kansas
Creator: Lyle, Kent
Date: Between 1940 and 1944
A photograph of the Topeka Municipal Airport hangar, Topeka, Kansas. With funds and labor from the Works Progress Administration, the airport built the hangar, three asphalted runways, and installed tile drains along the runways to carry away surface and subsoil water. Visible in the photograph are people and airplanes.


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