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Snow tunnel, Cimarron, Kansas

This is a photograph showing a snow tunnel built over a sidewalk in Cimarron, Kansas. The tunnel was built by Millerand and Dillman. It was labeled a "subway." There are men standing on the tunnel and 3 boys by the tunnel.

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Tornado damage in Eskridge, Kansas

Easter Studio

Fifteen photographs showing the damage from an April 12, 1911 tornado that struck the town of Eskridge, Kansas.

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Stratton home, flooded, Rossville, Kansas

A photograph of the flooded Stratton home. It is unknown whether this picture was taken during the flood of 1903 or 1904. This photograph is provided through a pilot project to host unique cultural heritage materials from local libraries on Kansas Memory and was accomplished by mutual agreement between the Northeast Kansas Library System, the Rossville Community Library, and the Kansas Historical Society.

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Children, Sheridan County, Kansas

These are three photographs of children in Sheridan County, Kansas. The first one is a toddler in a white overdress with a large white lace collar sitting on rocking chair that has sewn flowers on the head support. The second photograph shows two girls and a boy viewing a large snowman. The third photograph shows three boys with guns with an outbuilding in the background.

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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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Flood, Clyde, Kansas

This is a view of people standing on porches or in the flood waters around two residences located west of Elk Creek bridge in Clyde, Kansas.

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John Hamon family members and farm, Jefferson County, Kansas

Eighteen glass plate negatives showing scenes on John Hamon's farm located north of Valley Falls in the Coal Creek community and unidentified groups in Jefferson County, Kansas.

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Flood in Ottawa, Kansas

Martin, William H., 1865-1940

A photograph showing men rowing a boat in flood waters at Ottawa, Kansas. Visible in the photograph are children wading through water in front of a mill.

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Dust drift, Graham County

This photograph shows dust drifts by John Spark's house, Graham County, Kansas.

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Ed Marling furniture and appliances store in Topeka, Kansas

This is a photograph of the Ed Marling furniture and appliances store at 901 N. Kansas Avenue in Topeka, Kansas. The Marling family opened a hardware business in this building in 1950. A year later, the store's inventory was destroyed by a flood. The family cleaned up the store, reopened, and offered free storage and cleaning of appliances to flood victims.

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