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1. "If the Lord's Willing and the Creek Don't Rise" "If the Lord's Willing and the Creek Don't Rise" Fall 2010 Title continues: "Flood Control and the Displaced Rural Communities of Irving and Broughton, Kansas." This study looks at the displacement of two Kansas towns and the residents involved, as a result of...

2. 1903 Flood 1903 Flood June//1903 Many stories and pictures of the flood's effects, occupying most of the issue.

3. 1903: The Great Flood 1903: The Great Flood 2002 Article describes the 1903 Flood in Armourdale, the Kansas River bottoms, and the lower areas of the Argentine district. Author believes the primary cause of the 1903 Flood on the Kansas River was its...

4. African-Americans in Medicine: Thomas C. Unthank, M. D.--A Flood, a Dream, a Hospital African-Americans in Medicine: Thomas C. Unthank, M. D.--A Flood, a Dream, a Hospital Summer 1996 Biographical article about Dr. Thomas Unthank (1866-1932), a black physician "known as the 'father of Kansas City's Negro hospitals.'" Native of North Carolina coming to Kansas City in 1898 as the founder...

5. Blossom House, Union Ave., in the Flood [and] Blossom House in Its Normal State Blossom House, Union Ave., in the Flood [and] Blossom House in Its Normal State July//1903 Photos of the exterior of the hotel, one in the flood and the other not.

6. Citizen Soldiery in Kansas City's Peril Citizen Soldiery in Kansas City's Peril September//1903 Story of the Third Regiment National Guards of Missouri's exploits in guarding against looters during the 1903 flood.

7. Convention Hall Convention Hall June 1, 1903 Photos and description of the Convention Hall before and after the 1903 flood damage.

8. Flood Control at Kansas City: How a River Is Being Diverted and Carried Through a Hill Flood Control at Kansas City: How a River Is Being Diverted and Carried Through a Hill December 1922 Article about the construction of a tunnel at Turkey Creek to divert flood waters potentially repeating 1903 flood levels.

9. Floods in the Missouri River Floods in the Missouri River 1908 Article about the history of floods on the lower Missouri River (written by a steamboat pilot on the river) and its tributaries, with descriptions of the effects on the Kansas City area during several...

10. Harlem Afternoon Harlem Afternoon February/1/1935 Article about the village of Harlem, Missouri, on the north side of the Missouri River across from Kansas City in North Kansas City. Interview of "Captain Kade," former pilot of the Annie Cade ferryboat...

11. History of the Street Railways in Kansas City [Part 3] History of the Street Railways in Kansas City [Part 3] January//1923 Part three in a series of articles by the Railwayan magazine about the history of Kansas City's street railways.

12. How the Bridge Was Saved How the Bridge Was Saved June//1903 Photos and text about the destruction wrought by the 1903 flood on the Missouri Pacific Railroad and Bridge.

13. How Two Towns Became One How Two Towns Became One June//1903 Description of the State Line House hotel on the state line, established around the time of the Civil War and managed by "a Colonel Greene," along with photos of the flooded West Bottoms during the 1903...

14. Kansas City Flood Retrospect Kansas City Flood Retrospect December/12/1903 Both general and detailed description of flood relief, noting the $133,000 raised for relief from the 1903 flood.

15. L Road Abandoned on December 29th L Road Abandoned on December 29th February//1923 History of the trouble-ridden elevated or "L" street railway, from the 1880s to 1923.

16. No Overflow Depot Site No Overflow Depot Site June//1903 Mention that the flood of 1903 and the devastation to the Union Depot site is good reason to put the new railroad station on higher ground. The North side or 22nd Street location are mentioned.

17. The Demise of Toad-a-Loop The Demise of Toad-a-Loop Summer 2001 Article about the demise of the area of Kansas City, Kansas known as "Toad-a-Loop" or "Tour-de-Loup." Described as "the horseshoe area surrounding Greystone Heights with a portion crossing over into Jackson...

18. The Floods in the West The Floods in the West June/13/1903 Photo of the flooded railroad and Wholesale District, including Union Depot.

19. The Floods in the West The Floods in the West June/13/1903 Four photos of different sections of Topeka, Kansas, showing severe flooding from the Kansas River in 1903.

20. The Great Kansas City Inundation The Great Kansas City Inundation July//1903 Extensive description of the destruction caused by the 1903 flood with many photos and an illustration of Emil Zola, Kansas City cousin of the French author Emile Zola.