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101. Flood Scene Flood Scene 1881 View looking north from south side of Missouri River toward Harlem in Clay County; also shows V. Baltz Brewery.

102. Flood Scene Flood Scene 1903 Unidentified river and riverfront area.

103. Flood Scene Flood Scene 1903 Unidentified river and riverfront area.

104. Flood Scene Flood Scene 1903 Unidentified river and riverfront area.

105. Flooded Missouri River Flooded Missouri River 1881 Looking north across the Missouri River towards Harlem during flood; Blatz Brewery building in foreground.

106. From the Pike to the Spike From the Pike to the Spike Summer 1993 Article about the history of river front development in Saint Louis along the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers, starting with the "Pike" steamship in 1817 and the "spike" in railroads, made possible with...

107. Gabriel Prudhomme Estate Gabriel Prudhomme Estate 1956 A 16 page typescript (carbon copy) paper on the Gabriel Prudhomme estate, the parcel of land on the riverfront area in the 1820s "bec[oming] the Town of Kansas" following its owner's death in 1831. Description...

108. Gas Works Gas Works April 1868 Early view of Kansas City gas works on east 1st Street, near the Gillis House, looking west.

109. George Brown George Brown 1908 Biograhical sketch of George Brown, retired founder "of the firm of George L. Brown & Son, contractors and builders of Kansas City," born in 1842 in Montreal, Canada and moving to Kansas City in 1852,...

110. Gillis House Gillis House ca1867 Early view of the Gillis House hotel situated on the south side of the Missouri River. Also spelled Gilliss House.

111. Gillis House and Missouri River Gillis House and Missouri River ca1870 View taken from the south bank of the Missouri River looking toward the river with the back of the Gillis House in view. Identified as rock for the Missouri River Bridge on bluff east of Broadway.

112. Gillis House Hotel Gillis House Hotel 1870 Distant frontal and side view; also shows riverfront.

113. Gillis House Hotel Gillis House Hotel 1870 Distant view as seen through the stone supports of the Hannibal Bridge.

114. Gillis House Hotel Gillis House Hotel 1870 Partial rear view; also shows Missouri River in background.

115. Gillis House Hotel Gillis House Hotel 1867 Full frontal and side view; also shows riverfront.

116. 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...

117. Ground Breaking: The New Glam in the River Market Ground Breaking: The New Glam in the River Market March 2001 Photos and article about the "glamorous ground breaking on the newest development in the River Market area, Conover Place at 210 [West 5th Street]. ..the first major step in a master plan [led by "developer...

118. Gully Town: KC 150 Kansas City Sesquicentennial, a Celebration of the Heart Gully Town: KC 150 Kansas City Sesquicentennial, a Celebration of the Heart Winter//2000 Describes the creation of the buildings and streets of Kansas City along the bluffs near the Missouri River.

119. Guns and Gunfighters [The Buffalo Hunters, Part Two] Guns and Gunfighters [The Buffalo Hunters, Part Two] November/1/1930 Photos and article (second in a series of four articles) about buffalo hunting in the Kansas prairies in the early 1870s, featuring the meeting of the hunters and gunfighters (including Wild Bill Hickok,...

120. Hannibal Bridge Hannibal Bridge 1881 Distant view of Hannibal Bridge from riverfront area; also shows Gillis House.