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Colored Salt--Contented Cars
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TitleColored Salt--Contented Cars
AbstractPhotos (depicting Downtown or Midtown stores such as Super A& P Market, etc.) and article (written by the commissioner of streets and sewers) about snow removal on Kansas City streets using different types of salt researched by the Midwest Research Institute.
NotesPage 155: "Kansas City is just far enough south to make snow and ice control a problem. We are on the rim of the warm-climate belt and, consequently, get snowfalls that begin to melt during the day but freeze glass-smooth at night. And since we have more than our share of hills, life certainly isn't easy for the street crews."
AuthorRay Blessing
SourceAmerican City
LocationSC 73: Collection of Magazine Article Photocopies
Local SubjectStreets
Ice Storms
Item TypeMagazine Article
Access This ItemThis document is not available online. You may come to the Missouri Valley Room to view it or request a photocopy from the Library's Document Delivery service. https://www.kclibrary.org/services/copy-requests
Item ID117661
CONTENTdm number17478
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