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Aerial views of Topeka and Shawnee County, Kansas

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Creator: Kansas Department of Transportation

Date: February 27, 1957

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: FK2.S5 T. .1957 *36-74

Unit ID: 213509

Summary: A series of aerial photographs showing areas adjacent to the Kansas River, prior to the construction of I-70 Interstate, and east of downtown Topeka. Recognizable sites include: the Kansas River; Topeka Water Department treatment plant; Union Pacific Railroad tracks and bridge; Topeka State Hospital grounds; Ward-Mead home; Topeka Avenue bridge; Kansas Avenue bridge; business buildings north of Fourth Street; Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway shops, tracks and bridge; and Auburndale, Potwin, East Topeka and Oakland residential areas.

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Title (Main title): Aerial views of Topeka and Shawnee County, Kansas

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