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Views of 1951 Flood in Topeka, Kansas

Date: 1951

Level of Description: Coll./Record Group

Material Type:

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 315894

Summary:
1) Photo of Jayhawk Jr. Motel after the 1951 flood showing high water marks, Topeka, Kansas, 1951
2) Photo of a roof of a house carried away by 1951 flood waters, Topeka, Kansas, July 19, 1951
3) Photo of a collapsed roof on top of several antique autos, Topeka, Kansas, July 20, 1951
4) Photo of the ground being washed away under a cafe in North Topeka, Kansas, July 19,1951
5) Photo of clean up efforts of the Shimer Feed Building, North Topeka, Kansas, July 19, 1951
6) Photo of ruined furniture at a house at 2100 N. Quincy, Topeka, Kansas, July 19, 1951
7) Photo of clean up efforts in the 600 block of North Kansas Ave., Topeka, Kansas, July 19, 1951
8) Aerial photo of the Goodyear Plant during the flood, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
9) Photo of a residence on East Crane Street during the flood, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
10) Photo of flood damage to the American Overhead Door Co., Topeka, Kansas, July 19, 1951
11) Photo of flood damage of area west of Garfield Park, Topeka, Kansas, July 19, 1951
12) Photo of flood damage to the Johnson Serum Co. building, East Crane & Jefferson Streets, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
13) Photo of the interior of Nehi Company showing flood damage, Topeka, Kansas, July 19, 1951
14) Aerial photo showing flood damage to Capitol City Lumber Co., South Topeka Blvd. & West 1st, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
15) Aerial photo showing flooding of the Topeka & the Rock Island bridges, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
16) Aerial photo showing the flooding near the Water Works, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
17) Aerial photo of the Rock Island bridge as it falls due to flooding, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
18) Aerial photo of the flooding of the Jayhawk Jr. Motel & the cloverleaf interchange, North Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
19) Aerial photo of the flood damage around Holliday & State Streets in Oakland area, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
20) Aerial photo of the flooding of around the Santa Fe Car Depot, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
21) Aerial photo of the area south of North Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
22) Aerial photo of the flood damage around C&G Grain Elevator, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
23) Aerial photo of the flood damage looking southwest up the Kansas River, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
24) Aerial photo of the flood damage looking west up the Kansas River including the Morrell building, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
25) Aerial photo of the flood damage to the area of Seaman Heights, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
26) Aerial photo of the flood damage to the Union Pacific Depot, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
27) Aerial photo of flood damage to the area south of the Kansas River including the State Hospital Grounds, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
28) Aerial photo of the flood damage to the North Topeka, Kansas area, July 12, 1951
29) Aerial photo of the flood damage to the area south of the Kansas River, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
30) Aerial photo of the flood damage to the area around C&G Grain Elevators, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
31) Aerial photo showing flood damage & a fire in the North Topeka, Kansas area, July 12, 1951
32) Aerial photo showing flood damage to the Crestwood addition, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
33) Aerial photo of the flood damage to the area around the Brickyard Bridge, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
34) Aerial photo of the flood damage to the area around the Santa Fe Bridge, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
35) Aerial photo of the flood damage to the Lyman area, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
36) Aerial photo of the flood damage to the area around Curtis Junior High School, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
37) Aerial photo of the flood damage to the Melan Bridge, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
38) Aerial photo of the flood damage to Northwest Topeka & the Water Works, Topeka, Kansas, July 11, 1951
39) Aerial photo of the flood damage to Northwest Topeka & the Auburndale area, Topeka, Kansas, July 11, 1951
40) Aerial view of the flood damage to the downtown area south of the Kansas River, July 11, 1951
41) Aerial photo of the flood damage to the area south of the Kansas River down Topeka Blvd., Topeka, Kansas, July 11, 1951
42) Aerial photo of the flooding in the area of the Sardou Bridge, Topeka, Kansas, July 11, 1951
43) Aerial photo of the flooding in the area of Silver Lake Road, West Topeka, Kansas, July 11, 1951
44) Aerial photo of North Topeka before the flooding occurred, Topeka, Kansas, July 11, 1951
45) Aerial photo of the flooding in the area of the Goodyear Tire Plant, Topeka, Kansas, July 11, 1951
46) Aerial photo of the flooding in the area of the Cloverleaf & Seaman Gardens addition, Topeka, Kansas, July 11, 1951
47) Aerial photo of the flooding in area of Soldier Creek, Topeka, Kansas, July 11, 1951
48) Aerial photo of the flooding in the area of the hog farm, Topeka, Kansas, July 11, 1951
49) Aerial photo of the four bridges spanning the Kansas River, Topeka, Kansas, July 11, 1951
50) Photo showing the flooding of the Second Presbyterian Church, North Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
51) Photo showing the flooding of the 500 block of North Kansas Avenue, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
52) Photo showing the flooding of the Anderson Building, North Kansas Avenue & the UP tracks, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
53) Photo of the flooding of the Bank, Ed Marling's & other buildings on North Kansas Avenue, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
54) Photo of the flooding of the Grant School, Eugene & North Topeka Avenue, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
55) Photo of the flooding of Shimer's Feed & Bill Harrison Self Service Garage, North Kansas Avenue, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
56) Photo of the flooding of the Nehi Plant & Harold's Tractors, 1000 block of North Kansas Avenue, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
57) Photo of the flooding of Harrison's Motor Service, 1000 block of North Kansas Avenue, July 14, 1951
58) Photo of the flooding at Crane & Quincy Streets, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
59) Photo of the flooding of the C.I.O. Headquarters, Crane & Quincy Streets, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
60) Aerial photo of all five bridges & North Topeka, Kansas, July 11, 1951
61) Aerial photo of the Southside Industrial Area, Topeka, Kansas, July 11, 1951
62) Aerial photo of the area around North Kansas Avenue & Gordon Street before the flooding, July 11, 1951
63) Aerial photo of the area around the Waterworks & the State Hospital, Topeka, Kansas, July 11, 1951
64) Aerial photo of the complete area of North Kansas Avenue before the flooding, July 11, 1951
65) Photo of flooding of the Anderson Transfer building, 600 block of North Kansas, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
66) Photo of flooding of the 500 & 600 block of North Kansas Avenue, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
67) Photo of flooding of the Premium Poultry Products building in the area of Kansas Avenue & Crane Street, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
68) Photo of the flooding of the Lux-Witmer Building in the 100 block of South Kansas Avenue, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
69) Photo of the flooding of the 900 block of North Kansas Avenue, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
70) Photo of the flooding of the Long-Bell Lumber Company, North Kansas Avenue, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
71) Photo of the flooding of the Milliken Roofing building & used car lot, 500 block of North Kansas Avenue, July 14, 1951
72) Photo of the flooding at North Kansas Avenue & Gordon Street, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
73) Photo of the flooding at the Union Pacific Freight Depot, North Kansas Avenue, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
74) Photo of the flooding at the Hill Packing building, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
75) Photo of the flooding of the Sage Grocery Co. building at North Kansas Avenue & Gordon Street, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
76) Photo of the flooding of the Sudlow Garage, 900 block of North Kansas Avenue, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
77) Photo of the flooding of the Rogers Service Station & Garage, Gordon Street, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
78) Photo of the flooding at the Hill Packing Plant, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
79) Aerial photo of the flooding of the area around the north end of the Santa Fe Shops, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
80) Photo of the flooding of the Hotel Chesterfield, 100 block of South Kansas Avenue, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
81) Aerial photo of the area of North Kansas Avenue including the bridge, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
82) Photo of the flooding in the Little Russia area, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
83) Photo of the flooding at the City Airport, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
84) Aerial photo of the flooding of a general area of Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
85) Aerial photo of the area around State Street School in Oakland before the flooding, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
86) Aerial photo of the flooding around the Goodyear Plant, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
87) Photo of the flooding of the area around Garfield Park, North Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
88) Photo of the flooding of the area around the cloverleaf, North Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
89) Aerial photo of the flooding of the area around the C&G Elevators, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
90) Aerial photo of the flooding of the area around the south end of the Brickyard bridge, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
91) Photo of the flooding of the Mutual Ice & Cold Storage Building, First & Jackson Streets, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
92) Photo of the flooding of the International Harvester's Building , 100 Block of South Kansas Avenue, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
93) Photo of flooding in the area of 400 East First Street, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
94) Photo showing men loading meat from a boat into a trailer in the flood waters, Morrells, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
95) Photo of the flooding of the Texaco Service Station, East Crane & Quincy, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
96) Photo of the flooding of the Hill Packing Company, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
97) Photo of the flooding of the Kaw Packing Company, South Topeka Blvd., Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
98) Photo of the flooding of the area of First & Kansas Avenue, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
99) Photo of the flooding of the general area of the Hills Packing plant, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
100) Photo of the flooding of the Dyal Brother's Junk Co., East Crane Street, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
101) Photo of the flooding of the general area of the John Morrell & Co. building, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
102) Photo of the flooding of the I.G.A. Store, Jefferson & East Crane Street, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
103) Photo of the flooding of the Merchant's Moving & Storage buildings, 400 block of east First Street, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
104) Photo of the flooding the T.J. Brown building, 100 block of South Kansas Avenue, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
105) Photo of the flooding in the Industrial area, Jefferson Street, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
106) Photo of the flooding of buildings on the east side on North Kansas Avenue, July 14, 1951
107) Photo of the flooding near the Water Works, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
108) Photo of the flooding in the area south of the Water Works, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
109) Photo of the flooding of the Safeway building, North Kansas Avenue & Gordon Street, Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
110) Photo of houses moved of their foundations, Topeka, Kansas, July 20, 1951
111) Photo of the flooding of the Santa Fe shops & the Moline power building, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
112) Photo of the flooding of the area of East First Street, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
113) Photo of the flooding of the area of the Topeka Avenue Bridge, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
114) Aerial photo of the flooding in the area of the Santa Fe Shops & Seward Avenue, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
115) Aerial photo of the flooding in the area of North Topeka Avenue & Dead Man's Corner, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
116) Aerial photo of the Rock Island bridge just after part of it had fallen, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
117) Aerial photo of the flooding in the 1500 block of North Topeka Blvd., Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
118) Aerial photo of the flooding in the area of the Santa Fe Bridge, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
119) Aerial photo of the flooding of the area around Grant School, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
120) Aerial photo of the flooding of North Topeka down Kansas Avenue, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
121) Aerial photo of the North Topeka area around the Post Office, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
122) Aerial photo of the flooding in the area around the Santa Fe Freight Offices, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
123) Aerial photo of the flooding around east Lower Silver Lake Road, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
124) Aerial photo of the flooding around the Topeka Mill & Elevator, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
125) Photo of the flooding at the US Post Office, North Topeka, Kansas, July 14, 1951
126) Aerial photo of the flooding of Oakland & the City Airport, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
127) Aerial photo of the flooding of the area around Seaman Gardens, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
128) Aerial photo of the flooding along North Kansas Avenue, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
129) Aerial photo of the flooding around 2nd Street & South Kansas Avenue, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
130) Aerial photo of the flooding in the Oakland area, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
131) Aerial photo of the flooding of the Rock Island Bridge with one span under water, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
132) Aerial photo of the flooding in the Crestwood Addition Area, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
133) Aerial photo of the flooding at the Santa Fe Shops and the Oakland area, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
134) Aerial photo of the flooding around Morrells, Topeka, Kansas, July 13, 1951
135) Aerial photo of the flooding of North Kansas Avenue, Topeka, Kansas, July 12, 1951
136-142) Photos of flooding in unidentified areas, July, 1951
143-146) Photos of flooding in unidentified areas, July, 1951
147) Portrait of an unidentified man in uniform, Shawnee County, Kansas, n.d.

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Title (Main title): Views of 1951 Flood in Topeka, Kansas

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    Kansas Avenue (Topeka, Kan.)
    North Topeka (Kan.)
    Oakland (Topeka, Kan.)
    Topeka (Kan.)
    Flood damage
    Floods