Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

Kansas City, Looking Northeast from R. A. Long Building, Kansas City, Mo.

1
2
Description: 

Postcard showing Kansas City, Missouri from atop the R. A. Long Building at the northwest corner of 10th Street and Grand Avenue (now Grand Boulevard). This elevated vantage point faces north-northeast and shows the Scarritt Building (pictured left) and the Federal Building (center). The back of the postcard includes a short letter to Nancy Quinn of Macon, Missouri.

Addressee: 
Publisher: 
The South West News Company
Object Type: 
Date: 
September 9th 1920
Subject: 
Modern Location: 
Kansas City, MO
Neighborhood: 
Historical Street Name: 
Point of view: 
39.10266, -94.58095
Rights Statement: 
Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from Missouri Valley Special Collections. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to Missouri Valley Special Collections.
Call or Box Number, Collection Title: 
Box 16, Mrs. Sam Ray Postcard Collection (SC58)
Digital Object Identifier: 
MVSC-SC58-2901
Transcription: 
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.