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1. A Visit To The Poor Farm: How Jackson County Cares For Her Helpless Wards A Visit To The Poor Farm: How Jackson County Cares For Her Helpless Wards July 29, 1890 The subheading reads: "A Description of the Building and Something of the Inmates--The County Judges Contemplate Further Improvements--Two Jay Goulds Happy With Their Imaginary Riches--Some Pathetic Cases...

2. Crane and Work Crew Crane and Work Crew n.d. View of men using a crane to lay sewer pipe at an unidentified location.

3. Don't Worry about the Sewage Pumps Don't Worry about the Sewage Pumps July//1955 Photos and article about the sewerage system of Topeka, Kansas (with new pumping stations "manufactured by Smith & Loveless, Inc., of Kansas City, Mo.") and a sewage "pump symposium" held in Kansas City,...

4. Drain Pipe Drain Pipe July 10, 1952 Drain pipe leading into stream from a house near the corner of 79th Street and Jefferson.

5. Drainage Area Drainage Area July 10, 1952 View of a drainage area near the corner of 80th and Belleview.

6. Drainage Area Drainage Area July 10, 1952 Drainage area and heavy vegetation near the Summit and 80th Street.

7. Drainage near 79th Street Drainage near 79th Street July 10, 1952 View looking east along 79th Street at a stream created by drainage from a house on the southwest corner of 79th and Jefferson.

8. Kansas City Water Improvements Meet Wartime Conditions Kansas City Water Improvements Meet Wartime Conditions August//1943 Photos and article about the Kansas City Water Department's system of water softening, experiencing improvement despite non-ideal conditions during the World War II effort, written with many details by...

9. KCResources, page 16 KCResources, page 16

10. KCResources, page 7 KCResources, page 7

11. Major Sewerage Facilities: Kansas City, Missouri Major Sewerage Facilities: Kansas City, Missouri 1968 Map showing sewerage locations within Kansas City, Missouri city limits. Key indicates sewerage existing prior to 1961, and proposed improvements and rehabilitation.

12. Proceedings of Societies--The Sewerage of Kansas City Proceedings of Societies--The Sewerage of Kansas City January//1884 Article about the sewer system of Kansas City by noted civil engineer Octave Chanute, with suggestions for improvement such as keeping storm water and house sewage separate for sanitary reasons.

13. SC117 Map Collection SC117 Map Collection 1642-2009 and n.d. This is an artificial collection consisting of maps found in the Missouri Valley Special Collections. The collection includes historical, road, and geological maps, as well as travel guides. Most of the...

14. Sewer Construction Project Sewer Construction Project 1948 Crew working on a sewer project below street level. Location identified as "Sewer District #632, 85th Street Sewer."

15. Sewerage and Sewage Treatment: Kansas City Cleans Its Sewers Sewerage and Sewage Treatment: Kansas City Cleans Its Sewers November//1948 Brief article with photo explaining the operation of a cleaning machine for the city's sewer and storm drains, removing surprising amounts of sand and gravel from underground pipes.

16. Standing Water near 79th Street Standing Water near 79th Street July 10, 1952 Drain pipe and standing water in vegetation located between Summit and Jefferson on 79th Street.

17. Stream and Backyards Stream and Backyards July 10, 1952 Stream and vegetation near 79th Street between Jefferson and Summit.

18. Summit Street South of 80th Summit Street South of 80th July 10, 1952 View of lot, gravel drive and homes on the east side of Summit Street (south of 80th).

19. Water Softening Improvements for Kansas City Water Softening Improvements for Kansas City May//1942 Photos, architectural drawings, tables, and description of the water softening improvements and new facilities (some pictured under construction) in Kansas City during World War II, with the process starting...