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41. First and Second Annual Reports of the Geological Survey of Missouri First and Second Annual Reports of the Geological Survey of Missouri //1855 Numerous illustrations in the book by R. B. Price (artist on the Geological Survey of Missouri in 1855) depicting geological features or layers of rock and soil in Missouri, including the Missouri River...

42. First Kansas River Ferry First Kansas River Ferry March 17, 2026 Tall Charles, a Wyandotte Indian, whose grave is marked by a broken stone in Huron cemetery, Kansas City, Kas., conducted the first ferry over the Kansas river.

43. Flood Scene Flood Scene 1903 Damaged bridges at the mouth of the Kansas River.

44. Flood Scene Flood Scene 1903 Distant view looking north of mouth of Kansas River and northwest corner of West Bottoms.

45. Flood Scene Flood Scene 1903 Distant view looking north of mouth of Kansas River and northwest corner of West Bottoms.

46. Flood Scene Flood Scene 1881 Mouth of the Kaw River; also shows Wood Brothers Ice House.

47. Flooded Area Flooded Area 1951 Aerial view of the confluence of the Kansas and Missouri Rivers in the aftermath of the 1951 Flood; shows Municipal Airport and Swift packing facilities.

48. Flooded Area Flooded Area 1951 Aerial view of submerged West Bottoms area in the aftermath of the 1951 Flood.

49. Flooded River Areas Flooded River Areas 1951 Aerial view of flooded areas in the aftermath of the 1951 Flood.

50. Gallup's Map of Wyandotte County, Kansas Gallup's Map of Wyandotte County, Kansas 1923 Land ownership map of Wyandotte County, Kansas, showing county roads, roads, railroads, electric railroads, schools, churches, cemeteries, streams, and township boundaries, as well as drilling, oil, gas,...

51. Gallup's Map of Wyandotte County, Kansas Gallup's Map of 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,...

52. Green Connection Green Connection March 2008 A profile of the proposed Riverfront Heritage Trail which will connect greenway systems throughout Kansas City. "The simple goal is to develop a first-of-its-kind bistate trail system called the Riverfront...

53. Grinter Place Grinter Place Information about the Grinter place, or Grinter house, built in 1857 just north of the Kansas River in Kansas City, Kansas, by Moses Grinter (1809-1878) and his wife Anna Grinter (1820-1905). Illustrations...

54. High & Rising High & Rising 2001 Book is filled with photographs, personal reminiscences, and information concerning the 1951 flood. It includes a section called "A Long History of Flooding" which tells of other floods in the area (pp....

55. Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas 1935 Mention and biographical sketch of "James Findley[Findlay] of Westport," a clerk at the Delaware Crossing of the Kansas River at Wyandotte, Kansas, in 1858 and "an Indian Trader" with the Delaware and...

56. Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas 1935 Sections of the book about the removal of the Shawnee Indians from Missouri and their missions in Kansas, including the Shawnee Baptist Mission, just south of the Kansas River, in the 1800s, later becoming...

57. Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas 1935 Short description of the early history of the Kansa, or Kaw, Indians in Wyandotte County, Kansas in the early 1800s.

58. Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas 1935 Excerpts from the journals of the Lewis and Clark expedition about their encampments at the present site of Wyandotte County, Kansas, at the mouth of the Kansas River.

59. Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas 1935 Description of the town of Secondine, Kansas established about 1854 as the village of Delaware, Kansas (in Wyandotte County) near the Delaware Indian reservation and the Grinter Ferry crossing the Kansas...

60. Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas Historic Spots or Mile-Stones in the Progress of Wyandotte County, Kansas 1935 Mention of Golden Silvers as "one of the earliest white settlers of Jackson county, Missouri" and an observer of trading posts of the Chouteau family near the Kansas River mouth in the 1820s-1830s.