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1903 Flood (5)
Floods (3)
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1935 (3)
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Grant W Harrington (3)
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1. 1903 Flood 1903 Flood 1908 Story of the anticipation and preparation of the flood and the narrow escape as it struck.

2. Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas 1935 Part of the book's chapter is on the 1903 flood in the West Bottoms including the Armourdale and Argentine districts, leading to the flood prevention project called the Kaw Valley Drainage District.

3. Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas 1935 Missouri Pacific Bridge across the Kansas River the only of 17 such bridges left standing in 1903 flood.

4. Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas 1935 Reconstruction of the 12th Street Viaduct following its damage by the 1903 flood.

5. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 1908 Photo and bio of William Knepp, a railroad and electrical industry executive and co-organizer of the Intercity Viaduct. Description of his life and career, born in Pennsylvania in 1858 and coming to Kansas...

6. The Early History of the Lumber Trade in Kansas City The Early History of the Lumber Trade in Kansas City 1924 History of the West Bottoms area from 1880 to just after the 1903 flood, including Union Depot and the various manufacturing concerns and railroads in the area.

7. The Weekly Implement Trade Journal's Kansas City Flood Souvenir, 1903 The Weekly Implement Trade Journal's Kansas City Flood Souvenir, 1903 1903 Photo of "Union Avenue and Union Depot," with water covering front doors of businesses on the street in the 1903 flood.