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1951 (291)
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101. An Interview With Robert Parra An Interview With Robert Parra 1977-04-29 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded April 29, 1977. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to contents....

102. An Interview With Sally Magana Ramos An Interview With Sally Magana Ramos 1981-02-10 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded February 10, 1981. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to...

103. An Interview With Salvador Gutierrez An Interview With Salvador Gutierrez 1978-02-27 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded February 27, 1978. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to...

104. An Interview With Severiano Alonzo An Interview With Severiano Alonzo 1980 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded August 8, 1980. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape;1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to contents....

105. ASB Bridge and City Market Area ASB Bridge and City Market Area 1951 View facing south along the side of the ASB Bridge; shows Missouri River, City Market area and part of the Downtown skyline in the aftermath of the 1951 Flood.

106. Aviation Facilities Suffer Flood Damage Aviation Facilities Suffer Flood Damage July 23, 1951 Summary of effects of the flood on the most severely hit airlines.

107. Biography of Jay B. Dillingham (1910-2007), Businessman Biography of Jay B. Dillingham (1910-2007), Businessman 2009;

108. Biography of Randall Jessee (1914-1976), Newsman Biography of Randall Jessee (1914-1976), Newsman 2003

109. Builders' Association of Kansas City: The City and Its Builders, 1887-1962 Builders' Association of Kansas City: The City and Its Builders, 1887-1962 1962 File containing information on builders and buildings in the city from 1887-1962. Also containing ads by various firms and information about the impact of the 1951 flood.

110. Builders' Association of Kansas City: The City and Its Builders, 1887-1962 Builders' Association of Kansas City: The City and Its Builders, 1887-1962 1962 Article entitled "Disaster Corps, Inc., Builders' Answer to the Flood."

111. Building Damaged by Flood Building Damaged by Flood 1951 View of building showing damage from 1951 Flood, exact location unknown.

112. But Spirit Was Undampened But Spirit Was Undampened November//1951 Details and photos of "the greatest industrial loss in American history" or "Black Friday the Thirteenth, July, 1951."

113. Cars Damaged by Flood Cars Damaged by Flood 1951 Close-up view of cars damaged by water and mud from the 1951 Flood.

114. Central United Methodist Church Defies Adversity, Adopts Diversity Central United Methodist Church Defies Adversity, Adopts Diversity Summer 2009 Central United Methodist Church in Kansas City, Kansas, has survived numerous floods, including the 1951 flood in which water filled the church up to the balcony. As it has lost membership, the Church...

115. City Market Area and Kansas City Skyline City Market Area and Kansas City Skyline 1951 View across the Missouri River of the City Market area from the north side of the ASB Bridge during high waters from the 1951 Flood.

116. City, State and Nation: Midwest Floods Inspire Cooperation City, State and Nation: Midwest Floods Inspire Cooperation September//1951 Flooding and clogging of the Turkey Creek Pumping Station leads to shortage of clean water in spite of the increased water accumulation.

117. Contractors, Unions Team Up to Clean Up Contractors, Unions Team Up to Clean Up July/26/1951 Formation of cooperative, non-profit group of construction companies to help the city restore water service and reopen streets after the flood.

118. Corporate Profile: It's Low-Key but Highly Regarded Corporate Profile: It's Low-Key but Highly Regarded March/12/1996 Article about the history of the Frank Paxton Lumber Company in Kansas City since about 1914, moved from the West Bottoms after the 1951 flood to 6311 Saint John Avenue. Description of its supply of rare...

119. Correction Correction June//1952 Correction to the April 26 article by Richard G. Baumhoff in "The Nation" magazine, notably the editing mistake about the author's comments on the part of the Missouri River valley affected by the 1951...

120. Dam the Missouri Floods! Dam the Missouri Floods! April/26/1952 Brief article about the proposed engineering project on the Missouri River to be regulated by its own comprehensive federal agency, covering flood control, electrical energy, soil conservation, navigation,...