Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

Glennon Hotel

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Postcard of the Glennon Hotel at the northwest corner of 12th Street and Baltimore Avenue. The hotel operated from 1920 to 1930 when it was razed and replaced by the Phillips Hotel. Harry S. Truman and Edward Jacobson operated their haberdashery, Truman & Jacobson, Inc., out of one of the ground floor units of the Glennon Hotel.

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Modern Location: 
108 West 12th Street
Kansas City, MO
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39.09988, -94.5842
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Call or Box Number, Collection Title: 
Mrs. Sam Ray Postcard Collection (SC58)
Digital Object Identifier: 
20000131
KANSAS CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY | DIGITAL HISTORY
Civil War on the Western Border: The Missouri-Kansas Conflict,1855-1865.
The Pendergast Years, Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression.
KC History, Missouri Valley Special Collections at the Kansas City Public Library.