Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

Construction of St. John Bosco Center


Photograph of Columbus Park community volunteers constructing the St. John Bosco Center, Roman Catholic community hall. The land for the center was donated by Rosa Nigro, Kansas City's first woman pharmacist. This vantage point was taken facing east-northeast with the Holy Rosary Catholic Church in the background.

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526 Campbell Street
Kansas City, MO
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39.10882, -94.57365
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Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the Catholic Diocese of Kansas City–St. Joseph. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the Catholic Diocese of Kansas City–St. Joseph.
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Photograph Collection, Holy Rosary Parish
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