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1951 Flood
1951 Flood
Title1951 Flood
DescriptionAerial view of flooded area looking west across Fairfax District. The Owens-Corning Fiberglass plant is in view.
Photo Label TextAn aerial view of the Fairfax Industrial District looking west. The Corning Fiberglas plant is shown in center with Sunshine Biscuit Company and International Harvester Company in upper left corner. Socony-Vacuum property appears immediately west of the International Harvester Company Building. The numerous containers shown floating in the lower center escaped from the Phillips Petroleum Company Refinery yard which lies immediately to the left of the Fiberglas Building.
Date1951
PhotographerUnknown
Item TypePhotograph, b/w, 11" x 14"
Collection1951 Flood Photographs (P15)
See finding aid: http://localhistory.kclibrary.org/u?/Local,36847
LocationP15, Box 1, Photograph Number 22
Local Subject1951 Flood
Fairfax Industrial District
Aerials
Digital FormatJPEG
Barcode10010504
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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