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Postcard with a black and white photograph of Bridge Street during the 1908 flood on the front. Photograph is looking south down Bridge Street at the flooded stores, sandbags are stacked in the background near the bridge over the Kaw. At the bottom…

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Postcard with a colored image of Massachusetts Street on the front. Image is from the top of a building looking southwest. Image is a photograph colored in by hand. At the top of the right side "Lawrence, Kansas, Massachusetts Street" is typed in red…

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Postcard with a black and white photograph of the Lawrence Public Library on the front. Picture shows the front of the building. A white border is around the entire photograph. On the border below the photograph "Lawrence City Library (Carnegie),…

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Postcard with a black and white photograph of Lawrence High School on the front. Photograph shows mostly the side of the building. The surrounding houses can be seen. At the bottom of the photograph is a black strip with "No. 6074. High School.…

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Postcard with a colored image of an aerial view of the milling district on the front. Image shows all of Bowersock Mills & Power Company along with the Kansas River and the U.S. 40 and 59 bridge. A white border is around the entire image. At the top…

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Postcard with a black and white photograph of the Woolf Brothers Department Store on the front. Photograph depicts the inside of the store. At the bottom of the photograph "Woolf Brothers Lawrence, Kans." is printed in white ink. A white border is…

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Postcard with a black and white photograph of the Woolf Brothers Department Store on the front. Photograph depicts the inside of the store. At the bottom of the photograph "Woolf Brothers Lawrence, Kans." is printed in white ink. A white border is…

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Postcard with a black and white photograph of the Jenny Wren Gingy Mix 10 Pony Hitch on the front. Photograph is of a man sitting at the front of a horse drawn carriage, man's head is another , 10 horses are hitched to the carriage and running. At…

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Postcard with a Zephyr Flour advertisement on the front. At the left side of the postcard is an illustration of a flour sack with wheat arms and wheat legs, the flour sack's face is winking, and the left hand is holding a loaf of bread. At the bottom…

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Postcard with a colored image of Bowersock Mills on the front. Image is of the two mills with the bridge in the foreground and the railroad tracks underneath. Image is a photograph colored in by hand. At the top of the left side "Home of Zephyr…

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Postcard with a colored image of Bowersock Mills on the front. Image is of the two mills with the bridge in the foreground and the railroad tracks underneath. Image is a photograph colored in by hand. At the top of the left side "Home of Zephyr…

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Postcard with a colored image of Bowersock Mills on the front. Image is of the two mills with the bridge in the foreground and the railroad tracks underneath. Image is a photograph colored in by hand. At the top of the left side "Home of Zephyr…

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Postcard with an advertisement for a play at the Bowersock Opera House. On the front of the postcard is a black and white photograph of two actors in costume on set. A white border is around the entire photograph. At the bottom border "A.H. Woods…

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Postcard with an advertisement for a play at the Bowersock Opera House. On the front of the postcard is a black and white photograph of two actors in costume on set. A white border is around the entire photograph. At the bottom border "A.H. Woods…

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Postcard with a colored image of Deichman's Crossing on the front. Image depicts the bridge above the Wakarusa River, beneath the bridge are people on a small boat. At the top of the right side "Lawrence, Kans., Scene on Wakarusa River, Deichman's…

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Postcard with a black and white photograph of the Lawrence Public Library on the front. Photograph is closeup of the building at a side angle. At the bottom of the photograph "Library" is typed in white ink. Photograph sits in the middle of a…

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Postcard with a sepia photograph of flooded Santa Fe Railroad tracks on the front. Photograph depicts the railroad tracks with high water on either side and some water on the tracks. At the bottom of the photograph is a black bar with "Overflow From…

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Postcard with a black and white photograph of dynamiting an ice gorge on the Kaw River on the front. Photograph depicts several uniformed men standing on ice sheets on the river, an explosion can be seen in the background. At the bottom of the…

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Postcard with a black and white image of the ice gorge on the Kaw River on the front. Photograph depicts the river covered in sheets of ice, taken from Bowersock Mills. At the bottom of the photograph "7 - Ice Gorge Lawrence Kan '10" is printed in…

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Postcard with a black and white photograph of the ice gorge on the Kaw River on the front. Photograph depicts the river covered in sheets of ice, a house is on the left side. At the bottom of the photograph "9 - Ice Gorge Lawrence Kan '10" is printed…

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Postcard with a black and white photograph of the ice gorge on the Kaw River on the front. Photograph depicts the river covered in sheets of ice up close, the bridge can be seen in the background. At the bottom of the photograph "10 - Ice Gorge…

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Postcard with a black and white photograph of the ice gorge on the Kaw River on the front. Photograph depicts the river covered in sheets of ice up close, the bridge can be seen in the background. At the bottom of the photograph "11 - Ice Gorge…

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Postcard with a black and white photograph of a woman standing on an ice sheet on the Kaw River on the front. Photograph depicts the river covered in sheets of ice, a woman is standing on one of the sheets of ice. At the top of the photograph "17 -…

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Postcard with a black and white photograph of Rutter's Repair Shop on the front. Photograph shows a building with Rutter's Repair Shop signs on two sides, cars are parked in front on the street, several people stand behind the cars. At the bottom of…

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Postcard with a black and white photograph of a train in high water on the front. Photograph depicts the train traveling on railroad tracks submerged in water. A black strip is at the bottom of the photograph with "High Water caused by Ice Jam.…