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 Image: Title: Date: Description:

1. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood

2. 1951 Flood Damage 1951 Flood Damage 1951 Exterior view of home at 1012 Hasbrook showing damage to the home from the 1951 Flood. Two individuals in view are identified as Mr. and Mrs. Stinson.

3. 1951 Flood Damage 1951 Flood Damage 1951 Exterior view of home at 722 S. 6th Street showing damage to the home from the 1951 Flood. Home may have belonged to Balderas family.

4. 1951 Flood Damage 1951 Flood Damage 1951 Exterior view of home at 813 S. 13th Street showing damage to the home and others from the 1951 Flood. Home may have belonged to Mrs. Shenkel.

5. 1951 Flood Damage 1951 Flood Damage 1951 Exterior view of street identified as 800 S. 9th Street, showing damage from the 1951 Flood to the houses along the street.

6. 1951 Flood Damage 1951 Flood Damage 1951-07 Interior view of church identified as the Gospel Tabernacle located at 6th and Osage. Clearly shows damage to the church sanctuary from the 1951 Flood.

7. A Plan to Meet Disaster A Plan to Meet Disaster February//1952 Article regarding the necessity of trained workers for employment in flood control and relief work over untrained volunteers.

8. Aviation Facilities Suffer Flood Damage Aviation Facilities Suffer Flood Damage July 23, 1951 Summary of effects of the flood on the most severely hit airlines.

9. Builders' Association of Kansas City: The City and Its Builders, 1887-1962 Builders' Association of Kansas City: The City and Its Builders, 1887-1962 1962 Article entitled "Disaster Corps, Inc., Builders' Answer to the Flood."

10. But Spirit Was Undampened But Spirit Was Undampened November//1951 Details and photos of "the greatest industrial loss in American history" or "Black Friday the Thirteenth, July, 1951."

11. City, State and Nation: Midwest Floods Inspire Cooperation City, State and Nation: Midwest Floods Inspire Cooperation September//1951 Flooding and clogging of the Turkey Creek Pumping Station leads to shortage of clean water in spite of the increased water accumulation.

12. Contractors, Unions Team Up to Clean Up Contractors, Unions Team Up to Clean Up July/26/1951 Formation of cooperative, non-profit group of construction companies to help the city restore water service and reopen streets after the flood.

13. Did You Know? Did You Know? July 9, 1987 During the Kaw River flood of July 1951, flooding in the Midwest caused more than $1 billion damage and claimed 41 lives. In Kansas City three persons drowned and property damage totaled $870 million....

14. Digging Out Kansas City Business Digging Out Kansas City Business August/4/1951 Recovery from flood involving literally digging business buildings out from the "evil-smelling mud."

15. Fight Against Flood Damage Fight Against Flood Damage September/19/1951 Many photos with text displaying the sediment and wreckage that was cleaned up quickly after the flood.

16. Flood Disaster: Kansas City--1951 Flood Disaster: Kansas City--1951 1951 Photo of Riverside grocery and liquor stores half-submerged under flood water at "stage 32.4 feet."

17. Flood Hits Industry Flood Hits Industry July/26/1951 Sugar Creek refinery near Kansas City only source of oil after the flood's damage to other plants.

18. Flood Victim Recovers Flood Victim Recovers August/23/1951 Story of how the Great Lakes Pipe Line Company met special flood problems after their Kansas City terminal's shutdown due to flooding.

19. Flood Waters Roll into History as New Marks Are Set, Controls Talk Revives Flood Waters Roll into History as New Marks Are Set, Controls Talk Revives July/26/1951 Description with numerous photos of the flood, accompanied by engineering plans to prevent a similar reoccurrence.

20. Friday the Thirteenth. .. Friday the Thirteenth. .. August//1951 All sorts of views of the 1951 flood in photos with captions.