Old U.S. Courthouse and Post Office, Kansas City
Now an apartment building, the old Art Modern United States Courthouse and Post Office in Kansas City housed the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri until 1998.
The GSA lists significant events in the building’s development:
1935: Congress appropriates $3,300,000 for the construction of the new U.S. Post Office and Courthouse building.
1938: The ceremonial cornerstone is laid and construction begins under the supervision of local architects Wight & Wight.
1939: The building opens for business.
Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on April 17, 2014.
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