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1. Wyandotte Street Wyandotte Street 1870 Early view identified as Wyandotte Street near 2nd Street looking north across the Missouri River.

2. Wyandotte Street Wyandotte Street 1871 Early view of Kansas City identified as Wyandotte Street looking north from the levee. Shows the cut and grading through the bluffs for the street.

3. Wyandotte Street Wyandotte Street April 1869 Early view of Kansas City identified as Wyandotte Street looking north from 3rd. Shows the grading of the street through the bluffs.

4. Walnut Street Walnut Street 1869 Early view identified as Walnut Street just south of 2nd Street. Road grading of bluffs in view.

5. Walnut Street Walnut Street 1871 Identified as Walnut Street cutting between 7th and 8th Street. Shows street grading of bluffs.

6. Walnut Street Walnut Street April 1868 Early view of street grading in Kansas City. Identified as Walnut Street looking north from 3rd Street with 2nd Street in view.

7. Riverfront View Riverfront View ca1867 Early view of the riverfront at Kansas City. Identified as showing the bluffs on the south side of the Missouri River, the streets of Delaware, Wyandotte, and Broadway area in view. Gillis House is partially...

8. River Bluffs River Bluffs n.d. Believed to be an early view of the topography in the area that became Kansas City. Man is seen by what looks like a cave opening in the bluff.

9. Railroad Track Railroad Track 1871 Early view of railroad cut/tracks identified as west of Broadway and 2nd Street looking east.

10. Railroad Collision Railroad Collision 1869 Early view of Kansas City identified as a railroad collision in cut west of Broadway. Shows grading of bluffs.

11. Levee at Walnut Levee at Walnut 1870 Early view of riverfront area identified as levee at the foot of Walnut Street. Shows the bluffs and grading.

12. Early Kansas City Scene Early Kansas City Scene n.d. View of an unidentified bluff area.

13. Early Kansas City Scene Early Kansas City Scene n.d. View of pond and bluffs with house on top, unidentified as to exact location.

14. Delaware Street Delaware Street May 1868 Early view showing Delaware and 3rd Streets with house perched on top. Good example of road grading.

15. Delaware Street Delaware Street April 1869 Early view of Delaware Street looking north from 3rd. Missouri River in view and shows street grading through bluffs.

16. Bluff Street and 5th Bluff Street and 5th August 1867 Identified on photo as 5th and Bluff looking n.e. from West Bottoms near Mo. River, ? at first was graded direct to the Bottom.

17. 4th and Grand 4th and Grand 1886 Early view looking west at 4th and Grand; shows unidentified men atop bluffs and with equipment. Shows bluff grading.

18. 11th and Summit 11th and Summit 1886 Early view of Kansas City identified as homes located at 11th and Summit. Looking northeast from 12th Street Viaduct toward Quality Hill.