Title: 1951 Flood
Description: Aerial view of flood looking west from Santa Fe between 8th and 12th. Shows Kansas River.
Photo Label Text: Aerial view of Central Industrial Area looking west. The Hickory Street Bridge is shown in lower right hand corner and the 12th Street Bridge is shown in lower left hand corner. A view of the Central Avenue Bridge is shown in center background with the Kaw River shown at top as spanned by 3 railroad bridges and the Central Avenue Bridge. Our 2 story TBA warehouse may be seen directly over the top of the Crooks Terminal warehouse located in right center of the film. Flood water reached a height of 16 feet within our TBA warehouse.
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 7
Local Subject: West Bottoms; Aerials
Digital Format: JPEG
Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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