|Year(s) Listed: • 1997|
|City/Town: • Independence|
|Location Class: • Government|
|Built: 1900 | Abandoned: N/A|
|Historic Designation: • National Register of Historic Places (October 13, 1988)|
|Status: • Saved|
|Contributor: Kansas Preservation Alliance|
Built in 1900 the Romanesque-style building is in the central business district of Independence and is listed on the NRHP. A fire several years ago damaged the roof and it has not been repaired. The City Commission has twice voted to demolish the building but further action is pending in court.