Mississippi Flood of 1951

Dike closed from April 26 - May 26


Pete and Bob - Victory Park - Keokuk in April

Bench in flooded Victory Park, Keokuk


Water upon curve of dike in May

Same scene with dike far out of water later in summer

"This Walk Courtesy of Hamilton Business Men".  Trestle over slough.

Bob walking trestle in May


Covered Bridge with road blocked off. - May


West end of Dike blocked


Looking from Dadant Factory to Covered Bridge

From Covered Bridge towards Factory

Dam, from Lower Lot

Dam, showing water almost up to the Sewage Treatment Plant seen in the foreground

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