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Pilot Project: 1938
... flight was on a Frontier Airlines DC3 from Lincoln, NE to Kansas City, in about 1960. Before takeoff, the stewerdess handed out sticks of ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 12/15/2013 - 11:14pm -

Pilot Project: 1938

Catskill Route: 1902
... in the movie "Oklahoma" when Gene Nelson comes back from Kansas City right down to the twins, however, in this case, triplets. Huckleberry ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 10/19/2012 - 10:45am -

Catskill Route: 1902

Grass Routes: 1940
... I've done it. Folding paper. Salina Journal, (Kansas). I learned to fold my papers from an older kid, fold it flat. I could ... thinking that it might end up in some exotic place like Kansas City or even farther!!! (The Gallery, Bicycles, M.P. Wolcott) ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 03/20/2017 - 1:03pm -

Grass Routes: 1940

Navy Fliers: 1929
... Heinlein's biographer states that he had actually left for Kansas City three days earlier and is therefore not in the picture. (The Gallery, ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 04/15/2013 - 11:35am -

Navy Fliers: 1929

Penn Station 1.0
... Today she graces the Eagle Scout Memorial Fountain in Kansas City Birds of a Feather Those handsome eagles atop the portico were ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 01/26/2016 - 11:50am -

Penn Station 1.0

Wingman: 1942
July 1942. Fairfax bomber plant, Kansas City. "A wing brace for a B-25 bomber being prepared for the assembly line at ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/05/2012 - 6:38pm -

Wingman: 1942

Officer Pods: 1943
... , "metal adapted corn bin, built by Butler Brothers, Kansas City." Office of War Information. View full size. Getting a round to it ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 03/31/2014 - 7:24am -

Officer Pods: 1943

Grease: 1925
... Boulevard near today’s Rodeo Drive; Cotati, Culver City, Fresno and San Carlos, plus two circle tracks, Oakland and Playa del ... and Uniontown; Akron and Cincinnati, Ohio; Atlantic City and Woodbridge, New Jersey, Charlotte, Chicago, Des Moines, Miami, Omaha, and Tacoma, plus Kansas City, Missouri; Laurel; Salem, New Hampshire; Sheepshead Bay in New ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 10/22/2012 - 10:54am -

Grease: 1925

Wild Child: 1910
... whenever it was. Johnnie Burns looks like he owned the city. Johnnie Burns This is Joe Manning, of the Lewis Hine Project. ... at a St. Louis country club. In 1930, he was living in Kansas City, MO, and worked at "odd jobs." Johnnie died in San Diego in 1964. I ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/18/2011 - 10:48am -

Wild Child: 1910

The Great Gesticulator: 1924
... made to broadcast through a dozen stations as far West as Kansas City, Mo., a Labor day message. He will begin speaking from the studio of a ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/23/2008 - 12:48pm -

The Great Gesticulator: 1924

Railroad Crossing: 1906
The Mississippi River circa 1906. "Kansas City & Memphis Railway bridge at Memphis, Tennessee." Where you'll find the ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 10/01/2013 - 10:50am -

Railroad Crossing: 1906

Electro-Motive: 1943
... route is Amtrak's Southwest Chief - its next stop west is Kansas City, MO and its next stop east is La Plata, MO. Also, the guy on the near ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 03/11/2015 - 11:21am -

Electro-Motive: 1943

Fast Food: 1938
... "Making a purchase at traveling grocery store. Forrest City, Arkansas." View full size. 35mm nitrate negative by Russell Lee for ... By N.A.C.A. National Anti-Crime Association, Topeka Kansas Lum & Abner The famous, long-running, and well-beloved "Lum ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 03/23/2008 - 4:01pm -

Fast Food: 1938

Parked in a Plymouth
... my uncle Billy Shipe, riding in a Plymouth convertible, Kansas City, Kansas 1953. (ShorpyBlog, Member Gallery) ... 
 
Posted by Maniak Productions - 04/15/2016 - 6:40pm -

Parked in a Plymouth

Sweater Set: 1942
... the harness would be sent for rework. A company here in Kansas City still makes the testing equipment for this. Some wires may have been ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 10/25/2013 - 9:16pm -

Sweater Set: 1942

U-Smile Court
U-Smile Court. Kansas City, MO. 1940's? View full size. U Smile, I Smile I smile at ... 
 
Posted by John.Debold - 09/20/2011 - 8:31pm -

U-Smile Court

Crossdressing Garden Party
... in a box of other negatives at a flea market in New York City. The other negatives with it were of a family and their pets, kittens, ... great-aunt Sadie in a derby looking very butch. Taken in Kansas City about 1902. Yet I know Aunt Sadie was happily married for fifty ... 
 
Posted by Katherine_Fenn - 09/19/2011 - 9:22pm -

Crossdressing Garden Party

Wee Lads: 1910
... made bottles from 1894 to 1978, both at this plant and in Kansas City, Mo. "I've known him since he was in short pants" ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 03/14/2018 - 1:53pm -

Wee Lads: 1910

Sly Boots: 1923
... first full-time director of the Nelson Atkins Museum in Kansas City from 1933 to 1953. The most detailed bio I could find is on the museum's ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 05/18/2014 - 7:13pm -

Sly Boots: 1923

New York Central: 1905
... AMTRAK trains now stop across the Hudson River in the City of Rensselaer. The modern AMTRAK station lacks the architectural merit of ... This building reminds me a lot of Union Station in Kansas City, which was designed by Jarvis Hunt. Some of his other stations ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 05/09/2017 - 8:12pm -

New York Central: 1905

Routes: 1925
... the highway commissions of several States, who met in this city during the present week under the auspices of the Joint Board of State and ... US 623 bears marks from the "Best Stamp Company" of Kansas City, MO - a maker of stamped metal objects like badges. The company may ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 01/21/2014 - 11:24am -

Routes: 1925

10 Million Bushels: 1943
March 1943. The giant Santa Fe Elevator near Kansas City, demolished in the 1990s, held 10 million bushels of grain. View full ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/10/2012 - 4:16pm -

10 Million Bushels: 1943

Tall Grain: 1939
... Ships of the prairie I drove from Denver to Dodge City last summer. I had never been in Kansas before and was amazed at the number of grain elevators that would appear ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 03/05/2018 - 11:13am -

Tall Grain: 1939

Eagle-Picher: 1943
... the holdouts to finally move. Picher quit operating as a city in late 2009, and the last person who stayed passed away in 2015. The ... West, take a slight detour onto US-400 at the Missouri/Kansas/Oklahoma border, go west to US-69 (not Alternate 69), and then south on ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 05/15/2018 - 11:38am -

Eagle-Picher: 1943

General store: circa 1910
Leslie Jordan (b. 1879) general store, near Kansas City, Missouri, circa 1910. View full size. (ShorpyBlog, Member ... 
 
Posted by KemLuther - 02/04/2010 - 3:06pm -

General store: circa 1910

The Distance Champion
... to La Junta, Colorado for certain, or perhaps onward to Kansas City, 1776 miles away. The latter run was the longest ever regularly-scheduled ... 
 
Posted by Lost World - 07/25/2009 - 8:00am -

The Distance Champion

Jennie Christa Power
... She was born Jennie Christa Butcher, in 1885, in Mound City, Kansas. She died in Prince Frederick, Maryland, in 1954. She was an ... mostly in Iowa. This photo was taken in the 1920s in Mason City, Iowa. a face full of character and strength..very nice and thanks ... 
 
Posted by joemanning - 01/05/2010 - 9:21am -

Jennie Christa Power

J. David & Harriet Shelton - 1935
My grandparents' wedding album. Kansas City, MO, 1935. Lovely couple! Lovely couple! (ShorpyBlog, Member ... 
 
Posted by jshelton - 04/06/2012 - 10:13pm -

J. David & Harriet Shelton - 1935

The Bad Hat Society
A group of fashionable ladies at the city park in Wamego, Kansas, circa 1907. View full size. (ShorpyBlog, Member Gallery) ... 
 
Posted by pabrown - 09/21/2011 - 11:30pm -

The Bad Hat Society

TWA Guy with a Connie
... Connie and made coast to coast possible, no more stops in Kansas City or Chicago to fuel up. Lockheed had developed substantial experience with ... 
 
Posted by Mvsman - 06/05/2015 - 7:37pm -

TWA Guy with a Connie
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