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1. Centropolis Hotel Centropolis Hotel 1940 Street level view looking northwest at the southeast corner of 5th and Grand. The Centropolis, built in 1880, was the first hotel in Kansas City to install electric lighting. "As Kansas City moved southward...

2. Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1940-1941, Page p0638 Sanborn Map, Kansas City, Vol. 5, 1940-1941, Page p0638 1940-1941 A portion of Kansas City from St. John south to Anderson Avenue and from Hardesy Avenue east to Lawndale Avenue, showing buildings and streets. Large numbers at edges of page refer to page with adjoining...