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Garment District Building
Garment District Building
TitleGarment District Building
DescriptionBuilding located in downtown Kansas City, Missouri at the corner of 10th and Broadway with an address of 1000 Broadway. The 1953 Kansas City city directory identifies the building as the W. R. Nelson Trust Building. Building contained mostly clothing related businesses which included: basement - Ti-Pi Company; 1st floor - Rose Mercantile Company; 2nd floor - Lan Mar Manufacturing Company; 3rd floor - Jenny Garments, Inc.; 4th floor - Herdan Morris Inc.; 5th floor - Danny Dare Boys Wear, Inc.; and 6th floor - Vic-Gene Manufacturing Company.
Datecirca 1950s
NotesNo print image, negative and digital only.
CollectionRobert Askren Photograph Collection (P35)
See Finding Aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37889
LocationP35, Box 3, Folder 23
SubjectClothing industry
Local SubjectGarment Industry
Garment District
Street Scenes
Broadway Boulevard
Item TypeNegative, b/w, 8 x 10 in.
Digital FormatJPEG
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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