Main Street Decorations for 1928 Republican National Convention

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The intersection of Main Street and 12th Street decorated with patriotic banners and flags for the 1928 Republican National Convention at Convention Hall in Kansas City, Missouri. This elevated vantage point faces south on Main Street towards the intersection of 12th and Main from just south of 11th Street. Pictured are the Kresge Building (left), The Jones Store Company (center), and Liberty Theater (right).

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Date: 
June 11th 1928
Modern Location: 
1201 Main Street
Kansas City, MO
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Point of view: 
39.10071, -94.58324
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-PC1-284-0005
Digital Object Identifier: 
KCMA-PC1-284-0005
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