Flood of 1951 - Kansas City

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Where: Missouri, Jackson, United States

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When: 15 September 1951

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Collection Name: MS336 Louise and Omar Putman Photograph Collection Click here to see the entire Collection on Missouri Digital Heritage

Photographer/Studio: Louise Putman

Description: Five-year-old Linda King crouches next to the remains of her Armourdale District home, which was severely damaged by floodwaters in July. She is posed next to her doll, which she dug up from the mud.

Coverage: United States - Kansas - Kansas City - Armourdale

Date: 09/15/1951

Rights: Permission granted

Credit: Courtesy of Missouri State Archives

Image Number: MS336_120_009.tif

Institution: Missouri State Archives

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Owner: MissouriStateArchives
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