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 Image: Title: Date: Description:

1. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood

2. Spirit of Kansas City Spirit of Kansas City File contains a booklet or pamphlet with an illustration (a print of "The Spirit of Kansas City" painting) and description (written by Joyce Hall) of his commissioning of Norman Rockwell to paint a symbol...

3. Stockyards Stockyards Stockyards history: (1871) organized as the "Kansas Stockyards Company" with the first Live Stock Exchange Building erected; (1876) reorganized as the "Kansas City Stockyards Company"; (1886) Kansas City...

4. Daniel Brothers Funeral Home Records Daniel Brothers Funeral Home Records The Daniel Brothers Funeral Home of Kansas City, Kansas, was bought by John Seitz of 531 Thompson Street, Kansas City, Kansas. All funeral records prior to 1951 were destroyed by the flood of that year....

5. Miscellaneous Landmarks Commission Photographs Finding Aid Miscellaneous Landmarks Commission Photographs Finding Aid 1920s-1970s These 575 photographs from the Landmarks Commission were produced by various Kansas City, Missouri, city departments during the 1920s through the 1970s. A number of historic Kansas City landmarks, neighborhoods,...

6. 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.

7. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood 1951 Distant view of unidentified bottoms area.

8. Women Making Sandwiches Women Making Sandwiches 1951 Unidentified female Army workers and other women making sandwiches during 1951 flood.

9. 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.

10. 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.

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

12. 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.

13. 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.

14. Flood Scene Flood Scene 1951 Cudahay Packing Company, Kansas Avenue and Railroad, Kansas City, Kansas.

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

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

17. 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.

18. 1951 Flood Damage In West Bottoms 1951 Flood Damage In West Bottoms 1951 Distant view of rail yard in West Bottoms; also shows 12th Street Viaduct.

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

20. 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...