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Governor Edward Arn correspondence, subject files

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Creator: Kansas. Governor (1951-1955 : Arn)

Date: July 1951-September 1951

Level of Description: Container/Box

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Governor Edward Arn correspondence, Box 56

Unit ID: 309993

Summary: These folders contain correspondence subject files with Governor Arn. The subject of this box is floods. Starting on July 13, 1951, one of the most costly floods in Kansas? history swept down the Kansas River valley into the Missouri River basin. The Kansas River valley had flooded before but not with this magnitude and damage. During the period of July 9-13, some areas in the Kansas River basin received 18.5 inches of rain. The eastern half of the basin averaged 8 inches.

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Title (Main title): Governor Edward Arn correspondence, subject files

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Portions of Collection Not Separately Described:

  1. Folder 1 Flood, Jul 1951
  2. Folder 2 Flood, Aug 1-8, 1951
  3. Folder 3 Flood, Aug 9-15, 1951
  4. Folder 4 Flood, Aug 15-27, 1951
  5. Folder 5 Flood, Aug 27-30, 1951
  6. Folder 6 Flood, Sep 1-7, 1951


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    Kansas State Agencies. Governor's Office. Specific Administrations. Arn, Edward Administration.