The George Rushton Baking Company

The George Rushton Baking Company (HM1BAR)

Location: Kansas City, KS 66103 Wyandotte County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 3.764', W 94° 37.169'

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Erected 1920

The Rushton Bakery was designed by architect Ernest Brostrom, on the site of the first bakery built in 1888. This was Brostrom's finest work, and was modeled on the architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright. The figures above the entry were the work of sculptor Jorgen C. Dryer.

· A Kansas City Kansas Historic Site ·
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[Cement marker on building]
First - 1888
A shelter, just a home.
Then - 1917
Brick and timbers,
burned to embers,
faithful hearts,
energy with industry
arising from calamity,
striving toward ideality,
this building here.
Erected, 1920
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Date Added Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 11:12am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 359886 N 4324986
Decimal Degrees39.06273333, -94.61948333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 3.764', W 94° 37.169'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 3' 45.84" N, 94° 37' 10.14" W
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Area Code(s)913
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 814 Southwest Blvd, Kansas City KS 66103, US
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