Sumner School

Description: 

Photograph of the Sumner School, once located on west side of Wyoming Street between 9th Street and St. Louis Avenue. It was named for Charles Sumner, American statesman and advocate of rights of African Americans. This vantage point faces west from the east side of Wyoming Street just north of St. Louis Avenue.

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Modern Location: 
930 Wyoming Street
Kansas City, MO
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Point of view: 
39.10309, -94.6044
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Call or Box Number, Collection Title: 
Kansas City, Missouri School District Records, SC23, Series II, Box 2, Folder 28, #1
Digital Object Identifier: 
10006952
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