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Granada Theater

Picture of property 1013-1019 Minnesota Ave
Kansas City (Wyandotte County)
Listed in National Register 2005-02-09

Architect: Boller Brothers
Category: recreational district



Grinter Place

Picture of property 1420 S 78th St
Kansas City (Wyandotte County)
Listed in National Register 1971-01-25

Architect: Not listed
Category: single dwelling

Overlooking the historic Delaware Crossing on the Kansas River, Grinter Place was the home to Annie and Moses Grinter. Annie, a Lenape (Delaware), helped to farm, raise poultry and livestock, and planted an apple orchard. Moses operated a ferry and a trading post, where he traded with the Lenape Indians. They built this two-story brick house in 1857. Today, the house and grounds function as a state historic site.



H. W. Gates Funeral Home

Picture of property 1901 Olathe Boulevard
Kansas City (Wyandotte County)
Listed in National Register 2010-07-06

Architect: Wilson, Fred S.
Category: other; vacant/not in use; single dwelling

Kansas City, Kansas architect Fred S. Wilson designed this two-and-a-half-story Neoclassical-style building in 1922 for undertakers Horatio and Mary Gates. This was the third home of the H. W. Gates Funeral Home, a family business run by three generations of the Gates family for nearly a century. Its Neoclassical design is reflected in the two-story columned front porch, cornice returns in the gable ends of the main roof and dormers, multi-light windows, and the fanlight and sidelights at the main entrance. The building illustrates the funeral home property type constructed throughout the United States during the early twentieth century, and was nominated for its architectural and commercial significance.



Hanover Heights Neighborhood Historic District

Picture of property Roughly bounded by Olathe Blvd, Frances St, 43rd Ave, and State Line Rd
Kansas City (Wyandotte County)
Listed in National Register 1990-05-17

Architect: Not listed
Category: residential district



Horace Mann Elementary School

Picture of property 824 State Avenue
Kansas City (Wyandotte County)
Listed in National Register 2012-01-20

Architect: Rose, W. W.; Radotinsky, Joseph
Category: school

The Horace Mann Elementary School was designed by Kansas City, Kansas School District architect William W. Rose in a restrained Classical Revival style. Built in 1909, the three-story, symmetrical masonry building features classrooms arranged around a central stair tower and specialized rooms for manual training and assembly. Elements of the Classical Revival style include engaged pilasters, multi-light windows, a rusticated stone base, and classical cornice elements. Rose's successor, architect Joseph Radotinsky, designed a 1939 addition to the east end of the building, which blends well with the massing and materials of the original building. The building functioned as an elementary school through 1939 when it was converted to use by the Kansas City Junior College, which occupied the building until 1968. It is nominated for its local significance in the areas of architecture and education.



Island Creek Archaeological Site

Picture of property Address Restricted
Wyandotte County (Wyandotte County)
Listed in State Register 1991-06-22

Architect: Not listed
Category: archaeological site



Kansas City Kansas High School Gymnasium & Laboratory

Picture of property 1017 N 9th Street
Kansas City (Wyandotte County)
Listed in National Register 2012-01-20

Architect: Rose and Peterson
Category: education related

The Kansas City, Kansas High School Gymnasium and Laboratory building was built in 1923 as an education-related structure intended to support educational activities. The related high school sat across the street, but a fire destroyed the school in 1934. A tunnel beneath 9th Street had connected the two buildings. The three-story gym and lab building featured specialized classrooms, such as chemistry and physics laboratories and a home economics department, and indoor athletic facilities that included a spacious two-story gymnasium, swimming pool, and locker rooms with showers. After the fire, a Junior College program moved into the gym and lab building and would later expand into the nearby Horace Mann Elementary School and remained there until 1968. The high school left the building for good when the new Wyandotte High School opened in 1937. School district architects William W. Rose and David B. Peterson designed the gym and lab building in the Renaissance Revival style. It is nominated for its local significance in the area of education.



Lake of the Forest Historic District

Picture of property KS32, .9 mile west of Edwardsville, Bonner Springs vicinity
Bonner Springs (Wyandotte County)
Listed in National Register 1996-01-22

Architect: Not listed
Category: recreational district



Lowell Elementary School

Picture of property 1040 Orville Ave
Kansas City (Wyandotte County)
Listed in National Register 2008-01-31

Architect: Rose, William W. & Peterson, David B.
Category: other; school

Lowell Elementary School is located in the Riverview Neighborhood at 1040 Orville Avenue. The school's original eight classrooms were built in 1898, but a William Rose-designed addition in 1905 unified the front elevation. He also consulted on a 1922 addition to the building. Classical Revival elements evident on Lowell include pediments, pilasters, engaged columns with decorative capitals, and cornice line dentils. Beaux Arts features include ballustraded windowsills above the entrances and arched windows. Named in honor of poet James Russell Lowell, students in grades one through seven attended Lowell Elementary School until 1980 when it was used as a warehouse. The building was nominated as part of the "Historic Public Schools of Kansas" multiple property listing for its architectural significance.



Maunder, William, House

Picture of property 616 N 9th St
Kansas City (Wyandotte County)
Listed in State Register 1993-09-07

Architect: Not listed
Category: single dwelling



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