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Stunt pilot R.V. Thomas and photographer Ellworth Kolb successfully landed a plane on Plateau Point, the first such landing every accomplished. (Photo courtesy of NAU Cline Library, Kolb Collection)

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Celebrating a Century at Grand Canyon: 1919-1929

Part 1 of 10: Grand Canyon through the decades

Celebrating a Century at Grand Canyon: 1919-1929