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Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad bridge in Topeka, Kansas

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Creator: McMahon, Tom

Date: July 13, 1951

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: FK2.S5 T.74 CRIP *42-47

Unit ID: 306133

Summary: Here are six photographs taken from the Topeka Boulevard bridge looking west at the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad bridge. The photographs show one of the piers of the bridge failing and causing three spans to collapse into the Kansas River. The photographs were taken during the flood of 1951.

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Title (Main title): Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad bridge in Topeka, Kansas

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