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181. Toadoloop (Toad-a-Loop) Toadoloop (Toad-a-Loop) June, 2004 Article describes the area of "Toad-a-Loop" or "Toad-a-Loup", a notorious community that was located adjacent to the Kansas River near Greystone Heights (just outside the jurisdictions of Kansas City,...

182. Turkey Creek Turkey Creek File contains a poster-sized article or flyer with photos, map, illustrations, and information on the history and pre-history of Turkey Creek in Kansas City. Description of the creek's primary role along...

183. Up the River Up the River November 3-9, 2005 Article profiling the Kansas City Rowing Club. In late 2005, the club had 51 members who trained regularly on the Kansas River and competed in races across the Midwest.

184. Violence in Wind: Gusts up to 70 Miles an Hour Rip through the Kansas City Area Violence in Wind: Gusts up to 70 Miles an Hour Rip through the Kansas City Area March/22/1953 Photos and article about the winds in Kansas City, up to 70 miles per hour, strong enough to knock down pedestrians and power lines, responsible for the fire at a lumber yard killing Kansas City's police...

185. War with Mexico, 1846-1847: Doniphan's Expedition and the Conquest of New Mexico and California War with Mexico, 1846-1847: Doniphan's Expedition and the Conquest of New Mexico and California 1907 Description of the Gilpintown settlement and "Centropolis" map and prophesy for the Kansas City area by William Gilpin, influencing Senator Benton and opposing the attitude of New England, especially Daniel...

186. Watomika: A Delaware Jesuit Priest Watomika: A Delaware Jesuit Priest June 27, 1905 Article describing the life of Watomika, later known as Father James Bouchard. Watomika/Bouchard is considered by many to be the first Native American ordained to the Catholic priesthood in the United...

187. West Bottoms West Bottoms 1999 View of West Bottoms showing remains of fire/explosion of July 1998, confluence of Kansas and Missouri Rivers, and remains of Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company. Fairfax Industrial District visible in background....

188. West Bottoms and Kansas River West Bottoms and Kansas River 1950 Aerial view of west side of West Bottoms near Genesee and the Kansas River.

189. West Bottoms during 1951 Flood West Bottoms during 1951 Flood 1951 Aerial view of a flooded area in the West Bottoms after the 1951 Flood. Shows Sunshine Biscuits Building, Rudy-Patrick Seeds-Feeds, Weber Paper Company, Couch Tractor & Equipment Co., and the Kansas City...

190. Weston's Guide to the Kansas Pacific Railway Weston's Guide to the Kansas Pacific Railway //1872 Origins of the Town of Kansas and Westport in the 1830s and 1840s, explaining their fluctuating rates of growth and the resulting early name of Kansas City being "Westport Landing," including the prophecy...

191. Wright's Map of Kansas City Wright's Map of Kansas City 1884 Detailed map of Kansas City, Missouri, that includes roads, railroads, subdivisions and additions, and some property owners. Subdivisions have been colored by an unknown source after the map was printed....

192. Wyandotte County, Kansas Wyandotte County, Kansas n.d. Land ownership map of Wyandotte County, Kansas, showing U.S. and state highways, roads (paved, gravel, and graded), railroads, electric lines, state lines, county lines, city limits, sub. division boundaries,...

193. You Are Making the Future of Kansas City... Today! You Are Making the Future of Kansas City... Today! 1955 Aerial photograph of downtown Kansas City, Missouri, highlighting 15th Street to City Market, with Broadway Bridge and the Kansas River Bend of the Missouri River in the background. Reverse features photographs...