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Piers & Wharves (8)
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Riverfront Area (5)
Municipal Wharf (5)
Wayne City Landing (2)
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Date
Circa 1940 (5)
October 232008 (1)
Spring 1999 (1)
2002 (1)

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Tim Lunceford (1)
Tom Chaffin (1)
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1. Chouteau's Landing Chouteau's Landing 2002 Description of the first Fremont expedition of 1842 mentions Chouteau's Landing and the trading post of Cyprien Chouteau. While here, Fremont hired Kit Carson to be his guide.

2. Historic Site to Be Dedicated Historic Site to Be Dedicated October 23, 2008 Short news piece about the dedication of the new Wayne City Landing overlook in Sugar Creek. Wayne City, a Missouri River port was an early nineteenth century stop for pioneers coming to Independence to...

3. Municipal Wharf Ground Breaking Ceremony Municipal Wharf Ground Breaking Ceremony Circa 1940 Local radio station, WHB, attends the ground breaking ceremony of the Municipal Wharf.

4. Municipal Wharf Ground Breaking Ceremony Municipal Wharf Ground Breaking Ceremony Circa 1940 Ground breaking ceremony of the Municipal Wharf. On the platform behind the public speaker is Mayor John B. Gage.

5. Municipal Wharf Ground Breaking Ceremony Municipal Wharf Ground Breaking Ceremony Circa 1940 Ground breaking ceremony of the Municipal Wharf. On the platform located behind the speaker is Mayor John B. Gage.

6. Municipal Wharf Ground Breaking Ceremony Municipal Wharf Ground Breaking Ceremony Circa 1940 Ground breaking ceremony of the Municipal Wharf. On the platform is Mayor John B. Gage. Also present are members of the military, including one Brigadier General and a Major General.

7. Municipal Wharf Ground Breaking Ceremony Municipal Wharf Ground Breaking Ceremony Circa 1940 A photo taken at the site where the Municipal Wharf would be built. Hannibal Bridge is in the background.

8. Wayne City Landing Wayne City Landing Spring 1999 Description of the riverboat landing for Independence, Missouri, with railroads during the city's boom, circa 1850.