Carbide and Carbon Building

Library District Walking Tour

Carbide and Carbon Building

Kansas City, Missouri 64105, United States

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912 Baltimore
William A. Bovard, (1929)

Exhibiting the hallmark vocabulary of the Art Deco style, the Carbide and Carbon Building was built in the era of the Great Depression, a period in Kansas City that, surprisingly, displayed unusual growth. William Hull, Barat A. Guignon and J. North Mehorney—all real estate tycoons—invested in the building.

This point of interest is part of the tour: Library District Walking Tour


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