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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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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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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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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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Ed Marling super value store in Topeka, Kansas

This is a photograph of the Ed Marling super value 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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Flood damage, Topeka, Kansas

This is a photo of the Skinner home showing front portion as it looked after the wall collapsed because of flooding. The home was located on the east side of Kansas Avenue immediately after crossing the Mellan Bridge, Topeka, Ks.

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Flood in Junction City, Kansas

Teitzel, L.

A photograph showing street car tracks on 8th Street submerged when the Smoky Hill River flooded, Junction City, Kansas.

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Flood clean up in Topeka, Kansas

Wolfe's Camera and Photo Shop

A photograph showing a man and woman cleaning up a residence after the 1951 flood in Topeka, Kansas.

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Flood waters in Abilene, Kansas

A photograph showing children wading in flood waters at 4th and Buckeye near the King residence, Abilene, Kansas.

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