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This article sums up the accomplishments of the many Kansas airplane manufacturing companies since 1919, including the Wichita based Swallow Company, Travel Air, Inc., and Cessna Aircraft Company. In addition, the article points to a bright future for Kansas-based aviation companies.

Creator: Topeka Capital
Date: December 31, 1927

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This article is important because it helps students understand the importance of Kansas to the U.S. aviation industry during the 1920s.

KS: 7th: 4.6.A.: significance of the work of entrepreneurial Kansans in the aviation industry

Item Number: 213299
Call Number: K629.13, Aviation Clippings, Vol. 1, 1909-1930, pg. 176
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 213299

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