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1. 12th Street Bridge 12th Street Bridge September 11, 2026 Distant view, looking southwest, of north side of bridge; also shows 8th Street bridge leading into the 8th Street Tunnel.

2. 150 Facts About Kansas City 150 Facts About Kansas City 2000 List of 150 facts prepared for the sesquicentennial of Kansas City in 2000.

3. 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.

4. 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.

5. 8th Street 8th Street 1919 Looking east along 8th from Washington. Shows 8th Street Tunnel entrance with streetcars.

6. 8th Street Tunnel 8th Street Tunnel West entrance to 8th Street Tunnel.

7. 8th Street Tunnel 8th Street Tunnel N.d. View of 8th Street tunnel and the West Bluffs and Quality Hill area of Kansas City, Missouri. Entrance to the tunnel is in view as well as railroad cars under the bridge leading to the tunnel.

8. 8th Street Tunnel 8th Street Tunnel 2005 View of ceiling and walls of 8th Street Tunnel, shows brickwork.

9. 8th Street Tunnel 8th Street Tunnel 2005 View of interior of 8th Street Tunnel, showing end (where upper tunnel intersects lower tunnel). Persons in photograph include Ray Elder and Thomas Duenez, leaders of the tour.

10. 8th Street Tunnel 8th Street Tunnel 2005 View of interior of 8th Street Tunnel, looking west.

11. 8th Street Tunnel 8th Street Tunnel

12. 8th Street Tunnel, Wholesale District 8th Street Tunnel, Wholesale District 2 postcard views of the 8th Street Tunnel and Wholesale District

13. Aerial View of Downtown and West Bottoms Kansas City Aerial View of Downtown and West Bottoms Kansas City Aerial view of downtown Kansas City, Missouri, with 8th Street tunnel's west portal in left foreground, Quality Hill, West Bluffs, portion of the West Bottoms, and I-70 to the left and the 12th Street...

14. Aerial View of Downtown Kansas City Aerial View of Downtown Kansas City 1958-10-14 Aerial view of downtown Kansas City, Missouri, with 8th Street tunnel's west portal in left foreground, Quality Hill, West Bluffs, and I-70 to the left.

15. Broadway & 8th Street Broadway & 8th Street Postcard view of Broadway & 8th Street

16. Cable Cars in Kansas City Cable Cars in Kansas City [1969] A 10 page typewritten paper on the history of cable cars in Kansas City from their introduction in 1885 to discontinuation in 1913, with details about their construction and operation as early streetcars....

17. Change in Tram Plan: New Downtown Traffic Center Setup Effective Tomorrow Change in Tram Plan: New Downtown Traffic Center Setup Effective Tomorrow April/28/1956 Article about changes and closings in some street railway routes, but unverified as to the above tidbit, from the local history index card.

18. Cowden Manufacturing Company Cowden Manufacturing Company Full frontal and side view; located at 412 W. 8th. Also shows eastern entrance to 8th Street tunnel.

19. Cowden Manufacturing Company Cowden Manufacturing Company Full frontal and side view. Also shows eastern entrance to 8th Street tunnel.

20. Dee-Po Stone Raises Ghost of Day When Inconvenience Was Picturesque Dee-Po Stone Raises Ghost of Day When Inconvenience Was Picturesque April/16/1945 History of Union Depot from 1877 to 1915, on "bawdy" Union Avenue, "reached via the famous 'cattle chute' by way of the Eighth Street Tunnel and exciting Ninth Street Incline."