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History Index
Who was Octave Chanute?
Illinois Aviation History
1917: Rantoul Gets a Field
Technical Training: 1918-1938
The Great Renaissance: 1938-1941
World War II: Don't Shoot 'Em, Chanute 'Em
The Korean War and the 1950s
The Missile Age 1960s and 70s
Where Readiness Begins: Chanute AFB in the 1980s
The Closure of Chanute AFB

Oral Histories
Gordon D. Kimes 5/17/84
Bernard S. Kolp
Noel F. Parrish, Brig. Gen., USAF (retired) 4/11/84