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Christopher Lynch

Born: in Chicago, Illinois
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Christopher Lynch has spent most of his life around Midway Airport.

Biography: Christopher's family ran Monarch Air Service, at Midway Airport, a fixed based operator (FBO) that serviced aircraft for over six decades until it was sold in 1997. Lynch has always had a fascination with the airportís history, and his research and collection of Midway photos and memorabilia were the basis of the documentary 'Midway Airport: Crossroads of the World,' part of WTTW-Channel 11ís highly-acclaimed Chicago Stories series. Lynch is a graduate of Lawrence University with a B.A. in History and Religious Studies, and also has a private pilotís license.


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Primary Literary Genre(s): History; Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

Email: chris@midwayhistory.com.
Website: http://www.midwayhistory.com
Christopher Lynch on WorldCat : http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=christopher+lynch


Selected Titles

Chicago's Midway Airport :
ISBN: 1893121186 OCLC: 51318599

Lake Claremont Press, Chicago, Ill. : 2003.

Training ground of heroes and daredevils. Transportation hub to the nation. Learn why Midway Airport may be Chicago's most overlooked treasure and the country's most historic airport with this collection of oral histories, historic narrative, and fascinating photos.

When Hollywood landed at Chicago's Midway Airport :
ISBN: 9781609495923 OCLC: 773921327

History Press, Charleston, SC : 2012.

 

 

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