|Year(s) Listed: • 1998|
|City/Town: • Kansas City|
|Location Class: • Hotel/Motel|
|Built: 1922 | Abandoned: N/A|
|Historic Designation: • National Register of Historic Places (July 5, 1984) • Register of Historic Kansas Places (February 25, 1984)|
|Status: • Demolished (1999)|
|Contributor: Kansas Preservation Alliance|
Featured Image Credit to : Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri.
Huron Building 1922-24 North 7th Street Trafficway, Kansas City, Kansas
W. S. Frank (St. Louis), Architect J. G. Braecklein, Associate Architect Kansas City, Kansas Historic Landmark: June 28, 1983 Register of Historic Kansas Places: February 25, 1984 National Register of Historic Places: July 5, 1984 (Demolished by order of the Unified Government Board of Commissioners, 1999.) (Parcel No. 904306)
Midland’s largest job in this area was the 1999 implosion of the 12-story Huron Building in Kansas City, Kan. — once the tallest building in Kansas. Mayor Carol Marinovich pressed the button igniting the 292 charges of plastic explosives that brought the building down.