Title: 1951 Flood

Description: Aerial view of flood looking west across the West Bottoms from near the foot of the 12th Street Viaduct. Stockyards in view. Businesses in view include Stowe Hardware and Supply Company, Continental Electric Company, John Deere Plow Company, and Columbian Tanks.

Photo Label Text: Aerial view of Central Industrial Area looking west. 12th Street bridge in lower right hand corner and Central Avenue bridge leading to Kansas City, Kansas, is upper right hand corner. The Kansas City livestock yards are shown in upper left hand corner and in upper center is shown a railroad bridge spanning the Kaw River.

Date: 1951

Photographer: Unknown

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 9

Local Subject: 1951 Flood; West Bottoms; Aerials

Digital Format: JPEG

Barcode: 10010491

Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri

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