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 Image: Title: Date: Description:

1. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood 1951 Aerial view of 1951 flood looking east from near the confluence of the Missouri and Kansas River - shows downtown skyline and flooded West Bottoms area. Intercity Viaduct is on left and the Kansas or Kaw...

2. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood 1951 Aerial view of the confluence of the Missouri and Kansas Rivers and the Intercity Viaduct. Shows broken dike.

3. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood 1951 View of unidentified men in flatboat near the foot of the 12th Street Viaduct at 12th and Liberty.

4. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood 1951 View of the flooded Columbian Steel Tank Company; located at 12th and Liberty in the West Bottoms.

5. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood 1951 View of debris from the flood in the windows of the Gustin-Bacon Building; located at 12th and Liberty.

6. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood 1951 View of washed-up trucks, cars, and other debris near the docks of the Union Pacific Freight Depot; located on 12th between Liberty and Wyoming.

7. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood 1951 Aerial view of flood looking west from Santa Fe between 8th and 12th. Shows Kansas River.

8. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood 1951 Aerial view of flood looking southwest to the West Bottoms from near West Terrace Park. Includes view of track going into the 8th Street Tunnel.

9. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood 1951 Aerial view of flood looking west across the West Bottoms from near the foot of the 12th Street Viaduct. Stockyards in view. Businesses in view include Stowe Hardware and Supply Company, Continental Electric...

10. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood 1951 Looking south along Liberty from the foot of the 12th Street Viaduct; shows debris and dead livestock, result of the flood.

11. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood 1951 Aerial view of flooded area in the West Bottoms looking northeast from near 9th and Wyoming; shows 8th Street Tunnel entrance and downtown Kansas City.

12. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood 1951 Aerial view of flooded area in the West Bottoms, looking southwest from near the top of the 12th Street Viaduct; shows stockyards, Livestock Exchange building, Kansas River, etc.

13. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood 1951 Aerial view of flooded area, looking north of bridges spanning Kansas River and the stockyards.

14. 9th Street 9th Street 1881 Looking east along west 9th Street during 1881 flood. Sign in view for I.H. Spake, a boot maker.

15. 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.

16. Elevated Railway Tracks Elevated Railway Tracks 1888 View from the ground of the elevated railway tracks at the Armour Packing Company; located in the West Bottoms.

17. Kansas City, Fort Scott and Gulf Railroad Kansas City, Fort Scott and Gulf Railroad 1883 Distant view of Kansas City, Fort Scott and Gulf Railroad yards and shops in the West Bottoms.

18. Railroad Yards in West Bottoms Railroad Yards in West Bottoms 1888 Looking west across railroad yards in West Bottoms from 12th and Bluff; shows Livestock Exchange Building in the distance.

19. Union Depot Union Depot 1880 Unidentified man in outdoor waiting area of Union Depot in the West Bottoms.

20. West Bottoms West Bottoms 1888 Looking northwest across West Bottoms with river in view.