Post Headquarters at Chanute Field
Title:
Post Headquarters at Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Greetings from Chanute Air Force Base
Title:
Greetings from Chanute Air Force Base
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen



Chanute Field Link Trainer Dept. A.C.T.S.
Title:
Chanute Field Link Trainer Dept. A.C.T.S.
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM 1942 Oct-04


Chanute Field Machine Shop Department, ACTS
Title:
Chanute Field Machine Shop Department, ACTS
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM 1942 Oct-03



Municipal Building
Title:
Municipal Building
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1943 Jan-8

Description:
C. T. Photo Finish


Sangamon Avenue, Main Business Street
Title:
Sangamon Avenue, Main Business Street
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1943 Jan-10



Rantoul Tonwship High School
Title:
Rantoul Tonwship High School
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1943 Mar-8


B-15A, One of the Largesst Bombers in the World, Chanute Field
Title:
B-15A, One of the Largesst Bombers in the World, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1943 Jan-20



Instruction in Hydromatic Full Feathering Propeller, Chanute Field
Title:
Instruction in Hydromatic Full Feathering Propeller, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1943 Jan-14


Preflight Inspection, Chanute Field
Title:
Preflight Inspection, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1942 Oct-10



Instruction in Link Trainer, Chanute Field
Title:
Instruction in Link Trainer, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1942 Oct-9


Testing Aircraft Magnetos, Chanute Field
Title:
Testing Aircraft Magnetos, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1942 Oct-19

Description:
U.S. Army Air Corps U.S. Army Air Corps



Class in Parachute Rigging, Chanute Field
Title:
Class in Parachute Rigging, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1943 Jan-2


Welding Class, Chanute Field
Title:
Welding Class, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1942 Oct-11



Hydraulic Mock-up for a B-18 Bomber, Chanute Field
Title:
Hydraulic Mock-up for a B-18 Bomber, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1942 Oct-10


Rantoul Township High School
Title:
Rantoul Township High School
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1943 Jan-8



Post Hospital, Chanute field
Title:
Post Hospital, Chanute field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1942 Feb-22


New Construction Area, Chanute Field
Title:
New Construction Area, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1941 Mar-19

Description:
Photograph by U.S. Army Air Corps



Guest Room, War Camp Community Club
Title:
Guest Room, War Camp Community Club
Rantoul Illinois (IL)


War Camp Community Club - Club Room
Title:
War Camp Community Club - Club Room
Rantoul Illinois (IL)



War Camp Community Club, Club House
Title:
War Camp Community Club, Club House
Rantoul Illinois (IL)


Rantoul Public Library
Title:
Rantoul Public Library
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
The municipally owned Library was constructed in 1951 and an addition built in 1960. The library has approximately 25,000 books and maintains a collection of up-to-date reading and reference materials. A childrens library is also included.



Sangamon Avenue
Title:
Sangamon Avenue
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Main business street of Rantoul, the Home of Chanute Air Force Base.


First Methodist Church
Title:
First Methodist Church
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
O. F. Brockmeyer The Home of Chanute Air Force Base.



Sports Arena
Title:
Sports Arena
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen

Description:
Army Air Forces Training Command Athletic and entertainment programs are held in this huge sports arena at Chanute Field.


Sangamon Avenue
Title:
Sangamon Avenue
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Chrome

Description:
O. F. Brockmeyer Main business street of Rantoul, the Home of Chanute Air Force Base.



Chanute Field - Interior, Main Mess Hall
Title:
Chanute Field - Interior, Main Mess Hall
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1942 Apr-03


Chanute Field
Title:
Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Keep 'em Flying



New Construction Area at Chanute Field
Title:
New Construction Area at Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1942 May-31


Base Operations Hanger
Title:
Base Operations Hanger
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1966



Base Operations
Title:
Base Operations
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1966 Sep-19


West Gate Entrance
Title:
West Gate Entrance
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



"Chandelle" N C O Club
Title:
"Chandelle" N C O Club
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


Base Operations Hanger
Title:
Base Operations Hanger
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



USO Club
Title:
USO Club
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
"Home of Chanute Air Force Base"


Base Operations, Chanute Air Force Base
Title:
Base Operations, Chanute Air Force Base
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



Interior, Main Mess Hall, Chanute Field
Title:
Interior, Main Mess Hall, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen


Preparing Engine for Operations Test - Chanute Field
Title:
Preparing Engine for Operations Test - Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen unused



Post Headquarters, Chanute Field
Title:
Post Headquarters, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Instruction in Link Trainer, Chanute field
Title:
Instruction in Link Trainer, Chanute field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen unused



USO Club Headquarters
Title:
USO Club Headquarters
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen unused


US Air Force Hospital
Title:
US Air Force Hospital
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



First Methodist Church
Title:
First Methodist Church
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
O. F. Brockmeyer The home of Chanute Air Force Base


Permanent Barracks
Title:
Permanent Barracks
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1956 Jul-23



Interior, Main Mess Hall, Chanute Field
Title:
Interior, Main Mess Hall, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1942


Sports Arena, Chanute Field
Title:
Sports Arena, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
In the airplane mechanics course, students learn to knock down, reassemble and test all types of engines used on military airplanes. Their responsibility will be to keep our country's warplanes in fighting trim



Base operations
Title:
Base operations
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1963 Nov-7


Checking Valves on Radial Engine, Chanute Field
Title:
Checking Valves on Radial Engine, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen unused



Main Station Hospital, Chanute Field
Title:
Main Station Hospital, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
This three-story brick building serves as the main unit of Chanute Field's modern station hospital, and has a 150-bed capacity. A 500-bed extension hospital, of frame construction, supplements the main hospital unit


Preparing Engine for Operations Test, Chanute Field
Title:
Preparing Engine for Operations Test, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen unused



Engine Adjustment at Chanute Field
Title:
Engine Adjustment at Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
In the airplane mechanics course, students learn to knock down, reassemble and test all types of engines used on military airplanes. Their responsibility will be to keep our country's warplanes in fighting trim


Officers' Quarters, Chanute Field
Title:
Officers' Quarters, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen unused



One of the Post Chapels, Canute Field
Title:
One of the Post Chapels, Canute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Largest Bomber in the World
Title:
Largest Bomber in the World
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1940 Oct-17

Description:
Chanute Field



Bombing Plane, Chanute Field
Title:
Bombing Plane, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1940 Oct-12


Instructions in Hydromatic Full Feathering Propellor, Chanute Field
Title:
Instructions in Hydromatic Full Feathering Propellor, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1940 Oct-28

Description:
Photo by U.S. Air Corps OB-H9593



Instruction in Hydromatic Full Feathering Propeller, Chanute Field
Title:
Instruction in Hydromatic Full Feathering Propeller, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen


Municipal Building
Title:
Municipal Building
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1942 Nov-25



Interior Main Mess Hall, Chanute Field
Title:
Interior Main Mess Hall, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1942 Oct-08


Permanent Barracks Chanute Field
Title:
Permanent Barracks Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1946 May-24



Sangamon Avenue
Title:
Sangamon Avenue
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Main Business Street of Rantoul, the Home of Chanute Air Force Base.


Flight Line Chanute Air Force Base
Title:
Flight Line Chanute Air Force Base
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



Greetings From Rantoul
Title:
Greetings From Rantoul
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Home of Chanute Air force Base. Rantoul, named for U. S. Senator, Robert J. Rantoul, Jr., was founded in 1854. Chanute Air Force Base was established in 1917.


Greetings From Rantoul
Title:
Greetings From Rantoul
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Home of Chanute Air Force Base Rantoul, named for U. S. Senator, Robert J. Rantoul, Jr., was founded in 1854. Chanute Air Force Base was established in 1917.



Church
Title:
Church
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM 1908


Greetings from Rantoul, Illinois
Title:
Greetings from Rantoul, Illinois
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen unused



Welding Class, Chanute Field
Title:
Welding Class, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1942 Jun-19


Chanute Air Force Base - West Gate Entrance
Title:
Chanute Air Force Base - West Gate Entrance
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



Greetings from Chanute Field
Title:
Greetings from Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen


Instruction in Link Trainer, Canute Field
Title:
Instruction in Link Trainer, Canute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen unused



Preflight Inspection, Chanute Field
Title:
Preflight Inspection, Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Airplane Maintenance Instruction at Chanute Field
Title:
Airplane Maintenance Instruction at Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
In the airplane mechanics course, students learn to knock down, reassemble and test all types of engines used on military airplanes. Their responsibility will be to keep our country's warplanes in fighting trim



Chanute Air Force Base
Title:
Chanute Air Force Base
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM 1960 Mar-09

Description:
Permanent area of base from the southwest


B-58 Chanute Air Force Base
Title:
B-58 Chanute Air Force Base
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Continental Chrome PM 1985 Oct-21



West Gate Entrance Chanute Air Force Base
Title:
West Gate Entrance Chanute Air Force Base
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


Greetings From Chanute Field
Title:
Greetings From Chanute Field
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen unused



Greetings From Chanute Air Force Base
Title:
Greetings From Chanute Air Force Base
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Air force base


Greetings From Rantoul
Title:
Greetings From Rantoul
Rantoul Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Home of chanute field. R - Methodist Episcopal Church A - Railroad Station N - Post Headquarters, Chanute Field T - Municipal Building O - U S O club U - Rantoul Township High school L - Main Street.





Total: 78 Items