Friday, May 29, 2015

1902 - Confluence of the Osage and Niangua River

This is an amazing pre-Bagnell Dam picture of the joining of two major rivers, the Osage and Niangua, from 1902.  These rivers now feed the Lake of the Ozarks and in 30 years time from this photo, this farm and land will be underwater.

The State Historical Society of Missouri, Photograph Collection