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Kansas Highway Patrol, Topeka, Kansas

This colored transparency shows Kansas Highway Patrol trooper Dan Baily standing beside his car in front of the state offices, which was the headquarters of the Kansas Highway Patrol, in Topeka, Kansas.

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Vern Miller on a motorcycle

A photograph showing Vern Miller, Sedgwick County Deputy Sheriff, seated on a motorcycle.

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Loading potatoes

Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company

A view of a man loading sacks of potatoes onto an Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway freight car.

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Allen County, Kansas, floods--1951

These numerous photographs show flooding and flood damage from the Neosho River in Allen County, Kansas. High water marks can be seen on many buildings, as well as debris and destruction left by the water. Many homes, businesses, and public buildings were affected. These photographs were part of a preliminary survey by the Flood Control Committee of the Iola Chamber of Commerce on August 10, 1951. Many of the photos have additional information on their backs.

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75,000 Legionnaires capture New York

Illustrated Current News, Inc.

These are picturegrams from the American Legion Convention in New York in 1952. "As some 3 million New Yorkers cheer their lagging footsteps, the delegates to the American Legion Convention, West Point Cadets, many bands, etc., parade on Fifth Ave. for 9 1/2 hours." 1. A zany 'Leapin Lena' gives the crowd a lot of laughs. 2. Presidential candidate Dwight D. Eisenhower, and Harry W. Colmery, march with the Kansas delegation. 3. Claude Buzich, Minneapolis, gives a reluctant policeman a great big kiss.

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Centennial parade, Topeka, Kansas

This photograph shows a view of the centennial parade, Topeka, Kansas.

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Loading boxes of Sun-Maid raisins

Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company

View of a man on a forklift loading boxes of Sun-Maid raisins into an Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway boxcar.

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Loading boxes of Efco lettuce

Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company

A view of men using a conveyor belt to load boxes of Efco Lettuce into an Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway freight car.

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