51st Street Shopping District

Description: 

Early picture of the 51st Street shopping center, the first business development built by J. C. Nichols Company. At time of photograph, the Country Club Grocery Co. Meat Market took up residence in this building. Located on the northeast corner of Brookside Boulevard and 51st Street, this building was better known by 1925 as part of the Colonial Shops.

Object Type: 
Date: 
1919
Modern Location: 
300 East 51st Street
Kansas City, MO
Neighborhood: 
Historical Neighborhood: 
Historical Street Name: 
Point of view: 
39.03471, -94.58354
Rights Statement: 
Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the The State Historical Society of Missouri-Kansas City. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the The State Historical Society of Missouri-Kansas City.
Call or Box Number, Collection Title: 
K0054-v04p112-01, J. C. Nichols Company Scrapbooks
Digital Object Identifier: 
K0054-v04p112-01
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