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1. SC167 Kansas City Stockyards SC167 Kansas City Stockyards 1828-1983 and n.d. The Kansas City Stockyards operated in the West Bottoms of Kansas City from 1871 to 1991. It was the second largest stockyards in the nation and one of Kansas City’s most important industries. This collection...

2. Flood Damaged Area Flood Damaged Area 1951 View of standing water and railroad cars damaged by the 1951 Flood; shows Bert Lyon & Co. building in background, as well as a Weber Paper Company sign.

3. Flood Damaged Area Flood Damaged Area 1951 Street-level view of an unidentified area in the aftermath of the 1951 Flood, including damaged buildings and a number of barrels and tanks among debris.

4. Santa Fe Pumping Plant Santa Fe Pumping Plant 1951 Unidentified men working outside the Santa Fe Pumping Plant in the aftermath of the 1951 Flood.

5. Flood Damaged Cars Flood Damaged Cars 1951 Cars damaged by the 1951 Flood parked at an unknown location.

6. Flood Damaged Area Flood Damaged Area 1951 Unidentified man working to repair an area damaged by the 1951 Flood; "Advance Rumely Thresher Co." sign is visible.

7. Flood Damaged Area Flood Damaged Area 1951 Unidentified men assisting in recovery effort in the aftermath of the 1951 Flood at an unknown location; Western Union sign is visible.

8. Flood Damaged Area Flood Damaged Area 1951 Earthmoving equipment and dump truck working to repair damage from the 1951 Flood at an unknown location.

9. Flood Damaged Area Flood Damaged Area 1951 Debris and items damaged in the 1951 Flood at an unknown location.

10. Stockyards, Kansas City Stockyards, Kansas City 1951 Overhead view of the Kansas City Stockyards (empty of livestock), showing water and mud damage from the 1951 Flood.

11. Flood Damaged Area Flood Damaged Area 1951 Unidentified men shoveling mud from beneath a bridge in the aftermath of the 1951 Flood.

12. Flood Damaged Area Flood Damaged Area 1951 Overhead view of an area in the West Bottoms showing damage from the 1951 Flood; visible are buildings owned by the Rudy-Patrick Seed Co., Crooks Terminal Warehouse Co., Kansas City Terminal Warehouse...

13. Flood Damaged Area Flood Damaged Area 1951 Overhead view of an area in the West Bottoms showing damage from the 19151 Flood; visible are railroad tracks and buildings owned by the Rudy-Patrick Seed Co., Crooks Terminal Warehouse Co., the Peppard...

14. Flood Damaged Building Flood Damaged Building 1951 View of an unidentified building damaged in the 1951 Flood.

15. Flood Damaged Area Flood Damaged Area 1951 View of homes and cars in a neighborhood damaged by the 1951 Flood.

16. Flood Damaged Area Flood Damaged Area 1951 View of a neighborhood damaged by the 1951 Flood. An attached typewritten caption read: "Highloader used to clear debris piles from fire-ravaged areas."

17. Flood and Fire Damaged Area Flood and Fire Damaged Area 1951 View of men and machinery assisting in recovery effort after the 1951 Flood. An attached typewritten caption read: "Gin-pole and winch used in moving heavy steel tank destroyed in flooded fire area."

18. Flood Damaged Building Flood Damaged Building 1951 Street level view of building from which water is being pumped. An attached typewritten caption read: "Pumping flood water remaining in basements after flood had receded."

19. Flood Damaged Railroad Yard Flood Damaged Railroad Yard 1951 View from unidentified viaduct over railroad yard in the aftermath of the 1951 Flood.

20. Flood Damaged Area Flood Damaged Area 1951 View of debris piles outside of an unidentified freight office during cleanup after the 1951 Flood.