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Floods F566s.tiff
Photographs of the flood of 1881. View south and southwest from cemetery hill.

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Photograph of the flood of 1881, looking south from the Fairview cemetery in Council Bluffs (Iowa). Photograph dated April 25th, 1881.

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Photograph of Council Bluffs (Iowa) taken after the flood of 1881.

Printed on bottom of image: "Flood of 1881. Council Bluffs Iowa - View from Cemetery Hill. April 11th 1881,"

Floods F566k.tif

Photograph of Council Bluffs (Iowa) taken after the flood of 1881. April 11th, from top of residence of A. B. Walker. Corner of 6th avenue and 7th street looking southwest.

Floods F566j.tif
Photograph of Council Bluffs (Iowa) taken after the flood of 1881.

Printed on back of image: "General view of the great flood of 1881, Council Bluffs. View taken from Cemetery hill, Apr 9th, 1881."

Floods F566o.tif
Photograph of Council Bluffs (Iowa) taken after the flood of 1881. Looking south.

Printed on bottom of image: "The great flood of 1881 - Congregational Church in right center."

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Photograph of Council Bluffs (Iowa) taken after the flood of 1881.

Printed on bottom of image: "Looking down 7th St. Corner 7th Ave. Flood of Apr 25th 1881. E Spooner Residence."

Floods F566h.tif
Printed at bottom of image: "North Western RR Baggage Depot Broadway Flood of Apr. 23rd 1881."
Printed on back of image: "Overflow of Missouri River at Council Bluffs. April 25th, 1881. Boat landing at North Western RR Elevator near Broadway Local…

Floods F566g.tif

Printed on back of image: "Overflow of Missouri River at Council Bluffs. April 25th, 1881. View taken from bluff north of Genl. Dodge's residence, looking west down Ramsey Street."

Floods F566n.tif
Photograph of Council Bluffs (Iowa) taken after the flood of 1881.


Printed on bottom of image: "The great flood of 1881. Taken Apr 12 (flood receding). See the James Park in foreground. Omaha High School in background."

Floods F566c.tif
Photograph of the flood of 1881, looking south from the Fairview cemetery in Council Bluffs (Iowa). Photograph dated April 25th, 1881.

Floods F566a.tif
Photograph of the flood of 1881, looking south from the Fairview cemetery in Council Bluffs (Iowa).

Business C589b.tif
Photograph of the City Roller Mills, 1881. Brief history of the mill appears on the back of the photograph.