Aerial View of Downtown Kansas City Before the 1928 Republican National Convention

Description: 

Downtown Kansas City as shown from an aerial view before the 1928 Republican National Convention begins on June 12 at Convention Hall. This elevated vantage point faces northeast and shows the Convention Hall in the right-center foreground. The Missouri River is pictured in the far right background.

Object Type: 
Date: 
December 12th 1927
Modern Location: 
Kansas City, MO
Neighborhood: 
Point of view: 
39.095, -94.592
Rights Statement: 
Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the Kansas City Museum. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the Kansas City Museum.
Call or Box Number, Collection Title: 
KCMA-PC1-284-0003
Digital Object Identifier: 
KCMA-PC1-284-0003
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.