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1. 1886 Tornado 1886 Tornado May 10, 1936 The Lathrop grade school at 6th and May Streets was destroyed by a cyclone on May 11, 1886. 15 children were killed when the belfrey crashed through the roof.

2. Cyclone--Kansas City Visited by a Fearfully Destructive Storm Cyclone--Kansas City Visited by a Fearfully Destructive Storm May/14/1883 Detailed article about the carnage of the May 13, 1883, tornado. Street-by-street damage reports, by sections of town, especially Downtown.

3. Cyclone Clouds Cyclone Clouds July 13, 1915 Dark cyclone clouds in Kansas City, Missouri in summer of 1915.

4. Main Street, Cyclone Damage Main Street, Cyclone Damage 1899-11-05 Exterior view of the 500 block on Main Street that sustained damage from a cyclone in Kansas City, Missouri. One of the destroyed buildings was the Jones Dry Goods Store (557 & 561). The building in the...

5. Our Neighbors--What They Are Doing Our Neighbors--What They Are Doing May/14/1883 Article about the recovery of the city and surrounding communities affected by the May 13, 1883, tornado, or "cyclone."

6. The Year of Disasters The Year of Disasters August 2011 Short introductory article about several disasters to hit Missouri in 2011, such as the Blizzard of 2011 that "closed the I-70 corridor for the first time in the state's history;" flooding in the Ozarks...