Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

Guadalupe Center

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Photograph of people and vehicles outside the Guadalupe Center in Kansas City, Missouri's Westside neighborhood. The organization, founded in 1919, provided healthcare, education, and other services to the local Mexican immigrant population who had moved to Kansas City for jobs with the railroads and packing houses. The building pictured opened in 1936.

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1015 Avenida Cesar E. Chavez
Kansas City, MO
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39.08592, -94.59685
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Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the Kansas Historical Society. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the Kansas Historical Society.
Digital Object Identifier: 
KHS-304205-0003