This view from the Chouteau Bridge reveals some of the sandbars that can crop up in low water. At one time, one such island held a hospital for smallpox victims.
This view from the Chouteau Bridge reveals some of the sandbars that can crop up in low water. At one time, one such island held a hospital for smallpox victims. File photo by Keith Myers kmyers@kcstar.com
This view from the Chouteau Bridge reveals some of the sandbars that can crop up in low water. At one time, one such island held a hospital for smallpox victims. File photo by Keith Myers kmyers@kcstar.com

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