Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

Country Club District Sign

Description: 

An early J. C. Nichols Company sign located on Brookside Boulevard by Countryside Park. In the background is the "Rock House" located at 5230 Brookside Boulevard. This vantage point faces west on Brookside Boulevard between 52nd Street and 53rd Street. The sign reads: "1000 Acres Restricted, Country Club District, Highly Developed and Protected Residence Property, water, light, gas, etc., attractive prices, J. C. Nichols, High Class Residence Property, 1213-14 Commerce Bldg.".

Object Type: 
Date: 
1912
Modern Location: 
5230 Brookside Boulevard
Kansas City, MO
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Point of view: 
39.03134, -94.58419
Rights Statement: 
Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the The State Historical Society of Missouri-Kansas City. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the The State Historical Society of Missouri-Kansas City.
Call or Box Number, Collection Title: 
K0054-v01p124-02, J. C. Nichols Company Scrapbooks
Digital Object Identifier: 
K0054-v01p124-02