View of Downtown Kansas City in 1912, 1929, and 1932

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Description

Clipping from the Kansas City Journal-Post with caption stating, "Twenty Years of Skyline Change in Kansas City. These three photographs taken from virtually the same spot on Journal-Post hill show the amazing growth of this city's business district in a score of years. The upper picture was made in August, 1912. The picture in the center was taken August, 1929, and the lower photograph was made in August of 1932. -Photos by W. Laurence Dickey."

Date Created
1932-08-28
Modern Location
2201 Oak Street
Kansas City, MO
Owning Organization
Collection Title, Call or Box Number
William T. Kemper Sr. Scrapbooks: S7.11A, Page 56
Rights Statement

Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the Jackson County Historical Society. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the Jackson County Historical Society.

Digital Object Identifier
JCHS-KS-S7.11A-P056-0001