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Aerial Photographs (7)
Kansas River (7)
Aerials (7)
West Bottoms (5)
Missouri River (4)
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Date
ca 1930 (6)
1951 (4)
1999 (2)
Circa 1930 (1)

 Image: Title: Date: Description:

1. Argentine, Kansas Argentine, Kansas ca. 1930 Aerial view of Argentine, Kansas residential district, railyard with roundhouse near the Kansas River, and the 18th Street Bridge.

2. Downtown Kansas City Downtown Kansas City ca. 1930 Aerial view of the downtown Kansas City area, looking west centered over near 12th and Troost. Includes view of West Bottoms and the Kansas River. Covers around 6th Street south to near 18th Street.

3. Flooded Area Flooded Area 1951 Aerial view of the confluence of the Kansas and Missouri Rivers in the aftermath of the 1951 Flood; shows Municipal Airport and Swift packing facilities.

4. Flooded Area Flooded Area 1951 Aerial view of submerged West Bottoms area in the aftermath of the 1951 Flood.

5. Flooded River Areas Flooded River Areas 1951 Aerial view of flooded areas in the aftermath of the 1951 Flood.

6. Kansas City, Kansas Kansas City, Kansas ca. 1930 Aerial view looking north near the 18th Street Bridge in Kansas City, Kansas. Proctor and Gamble plant in view as well as the Kansas River. Numerous railroad tracks in the forefront.

7. Lake Quivira Lake Quivira circa 1930 Aerial view of Lake Quivira. Work on the lake and the surrounding area was started by the Quivira Development Company in 1927. The first stages of the project were completed by the early 1930s. The Kansas...

8. Packing Houses in West Bottoms Packing Houses in West Bottoms ca. 1930 Aerial view looking east across the Kansas River near west end of the Kansas Avenue Bridge; shows Cudahy Packing Company, Swift and Company, and the Kansas City Stockyards.

9. Residential Area Residential Area ca. 1930 Aerial view of unidentified residential area, perhaps Kansas City, Kansas. River seen in top of photograph.

10. Riverfront Area Riverfront Area 1999 View looking northwest.

11. Stockyards and West Bottoms Stockyards and West Bottoms ca. 1930 Aerial view looking north showing West Bottoms and stockyard area. Kansas River and bridges in view. Missouri River in distance on top and 12th Street Viaduct visible.

12. West Bottoms West Bottoms 1999 View of West Bottoms showing remains of fire/explosion of July 1998, confluence of Kansas and Missouri Rivers, and remains of Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company. Fairfax Industrial District visible in background....

13. West Bottoms during 1951 Flood West Bottoms during 1951 Flood 1951 Aerial view of a flooded area in the West Bottoms after the 1951 Flood. Shows Sunshine Biscuits Building, Rudy-Patrick Seeds-Feeds, Weber Paper Company, Couch Tractor & Equipment Co., and the Kansas City...