Title: 12th and Main Streets

Description: Looking north along Main Street from 12th Street. On the right is the southwest corner of the Jones Store building. Harzfeld's Department Store is visible one block south, and signs for King Joy Lo Restaurant, Liggett's Drugs, B & G Hosiery, Newman Theater, and Berkson's line the west side of the street from south to north.

Date: circa 1940s

Notes: The block on the west side of Main was razed in the early 1970s and now (2010) occupied by City Center Square.

Photographer: Askren, Robert G.

Collection: Robert Askren Photograph Collection (P35)
See Finding Aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37889

Location: P35, Box 4, #90

Subject: Department stores; Motion picture theaters; City & town life;

Local Subject: Jones Store Company; Downtown; Harzfeld's; Newman Theater; King Joy Lo Restaurant; Main Street;

Item Type: Negative, b/w, 4 x 5 in.

Digital Format: jpeg

Barcode: 10018424b

Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri

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