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1. A River Runs Through Us A River Runs Through Us August 1, 2007 Article about the Riverfront Heritage Trail that winds through Kansas City, Missouri, and Kansas City, Kansas. The trail follows the Missouri and Kansas Rivers and includes historical and educational markers...

2. Aerial View of Downtown Kansas City and West Bottoms Aerial View of Downtown Kansas City and West Bottoms Aerial view of downtown Kansas City, the West Bottoms, and the confluence of the Kansas River with the Missouri River looking northwest.

3. Bird's Eye View of Early Kansas City Bird's Eye View of Early Kansas City ca. 1885 Unframed, mounted photograph (20 in. x 40 in.) of a bird's eye view map drawing, location of original unknown. Image extends from the bend in the Missouri River just below the confluence of the Missouri...

4. City of Kansas, Missouri City of Kansas, Missouri 1874 Map of Kansas City, Missouri, (in four parts) extending west to the Kansas River, north to the Missouri River, east to Woodland, and south to 1874 city limits (approx. 23rd St.). Map includes names of...

5. Exploring the Kaw Valley Exploring the Kaw Valley 2002 Book details the Kaw River valley areas and includes a short section on the Grinter House with a photograph. Gives the history of the Grinter family and of the historical significance of the home.

6. 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.

7. Gallup's Map of Wyandotte County, Kansas Gallup's Map of Wyandotte County, Kansas n.d. Land ownership map of Wyandotte County, Kansas, showing U.S. and state highways, roads (paved, gravel, and graded), railroads, electric lines, state lines, county lines, city limits, sub. division boundaries,...

8. Green Connection Green Connection March 2008 A profile of the proposed Riverfront Heritage Trail which will connect greenway systems throughout Kansas City. "The simple goal is to develop a first-of-its-kind bistate trail system called the Riverfront...

9. In the Wake of the Floods In the Wake of the Floods October//1951 Article about the flood control projects of the Pick-Sloan plan, a federal program set up before the 1951 flood but not built in time to prevent disasters caused along the Kansas and Missouri Rivers in...

10. It's Just One Big Sewer It's Just One Big Sewer August 20, 2011 Article describes the water pollution problem around the Kaw Point area of the Kansas River. A reported 2.5 billion gallons of raw sewage empties out near the Kaw Point Park each year due to Kansas City's...

11. Johnson County, Kansas Johnson County, Kansas ca. 1930 Land ownership map of Johnson County, Kansas, showing U.S highways, state highways, railroads, roads (paved, gravel and graded) political township boundaries, civil township lines, schools, churches, cemeteries,...

12. Kansa Village Locations in the Light of McCoy's 1828 Journal Kansa Village Locations in the Light of McCoy's 1828 Journal Summer//1960 Map and article about the new use by archaeologists (including Smithsonian Institution curator Waldo Wedel) of the 1828 journal of Reverend Isaac McCoy's exploration of Kansa or Kansas Indian villages...

13. Kansas River Kansas River File containing material pertaining to the Kansas River as it relates to Kansas City.

14. Kansas: A Cyclopedia of State History, Embracing Events, Institutions, Industries, Counties, Cities, Kansas: A Cyclopedia of State History, Embracing Events, Institutions, Industries, Counties, Cities, Towns, Prominent Persons, etc. 1912? Early reference to the Kansas River.

15. KC Spends $1.7M to Open Missouri River Wharf, Terminal KC Spends $1.7M to Open Missouri River Wharf, Terminal June 15-21, 2012 Article on a project by the Kansas City Port Authority to renovate and reopen a terminal off Woodswether Road in the West Bottoms for barge traffic on the Missouri River. The port closed in 2007 due to...

16. Map of Jackson County Missouri Map of Jackson County Missouri n.d. Civil War era map of Jackson County, Missouri, showing roads, rivers, and towns. Typical section numbering pattern. Map key not included.

17. Map of Kansas City, Missouri Map of Kansas City, Missouri 1890 Detailed street map of Kansas City, Missouri, that includes wards, railroads, and rivers. Shows businesses, cemeteries, parks, subdivisions, and some property owners.

18. Map of Missouri River Map of Missouri River 1897 Framed color map (21.5 in. x 37.5 in.) of the Missouri River showing progress of works of improvement at Kansas City, Missouri by the Missouri River Commission, Kansas City Division from surveys of Dec....

19. Missouri and Kansas Rivers Missouri and Kansas Rivers 1989 Looking northwest at the confluence of the Missouri and Kansas rivers.

20. Missouri and Kansas Rivers Missouri and Kansas Rivers 1993 Looking northwest from 8th and Jefferson at the confluence of the Missouri and Kansas rivers.