Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

Missouri vs. John Gadwood: Exhibit 4


Photograph of a cafe/delicatessen at 5824 Swope Parkway, taken in connection with Criminal Case No. 34750: State of Missouri vs. John Gadwood. Gadwood and his associates murdered Lee Flacy at this location. This vantage point faces east towards the entrance of the cafe.

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5824 Swope Parkway
Kansas City, MO
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39.02008, -94.54211
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Use of this image requires that credit be given to The Missouri State Archives.
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