Title: 1951 Flood
Description: Aerial view of 1951 flood looking east from near the confluence of the Missouri and Kansas River - shows downtown skyline and flooded West Bottoms area. Intercity Viaduct is on left and the Kansas or Kaw River at the bottom. Eighth Street Tunnel can be seen in distance.
Photo Label Text: An aerial view of the Central Industrial Area looking east toward downtown Kansas City, with the Kaw River appearing in the lower right hand corner. The bridge to the left is the Intercity Viaduct.
Item Type: Photograph, b/w, 11" x 14"
Collection: 1951 Flood Photographs (P15)
See finding aid: http://localhistory.kclibrary.org/u?/Local,36847
Location: P15, Box 1, Photograph Number 1
Local Subject: 1951 Flood; West Bottoms; Aerials; Kansas City, Missouri--Skyline Views; Downtown
Digital Format: JPEG
Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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