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    HKC announces our 2017 – 2018 Most Endangered list of buildings and other places around Kansas City at risk of being demolished or of crumbling into obscurity. We do this to draw attention to their plight, and in hopes of attracting new stakeholders who will commit to restore, repurpose and maintain their unique appeal.  See Press Release.

     

     

     

     

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  • Upcoming Event in Your Area

    Moveable Feast: A Night Out with Hemingway

    The MOVEABLE FEAST: A NIGHT OUT WITH HEMINGWAY is a Historic Kansas City fundraising event held to generate critical funds to support the sustainability of the organization. The MOVEABLE FEAST will include a fun trolley tour of Hemingway’s downtown… read more

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  • Projects in the Kansas City Community

    Young Preservationists Forum

    Young Preservationists Forum strives to encourage and mobilize young preservationists through service, learning and advocacy. Historic Kansas City  is working to further expand and strengthen our group of young professionals and students to promote and advocate… read more

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  • I'm a Preservationist

    Katheryn Shields

    City Council Member

    Katheryn Shields is a former and current City Council member and former Jackson County Executive. Katheryn personally worked to preserve the Truman Courthouse on the Square in Independence and the Jackson County Courthouse in…

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Welcome

HKC announces our 2017 – 2018 Most Endangered list of buildings and other places around Kansas City at risk of being demolished or of crumbling into obscurity. We do this to draw attention to their plight, and in hopes of attracting new stakeholders who will commit to restore, repurpose and maintain their unique appeal.  See Press Release.

 

 

 

 

Read More Historic Kansas City »

Moveable Feast: A Night Out with ...

The MOVEABLE FEAST: A NIGHT OUT WITH HEMINGWAY is a Historic Kansas City fundraising event held to generate critical funds to support the sustainability of the organization. The MOVEABLE FEAST will include a fun trolley tour of Hemingway’s downtown… read more

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2016 Most Endangered List

Every year Historic Kansas City publishes the Most Endangered List to raise awareness and advocate for our city’s historic buildings and resources. Historic KC’s Most Endangered list is a non-exhaustive roster of notable places… read more

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THEODORE SELIGSON, FAIA

Architect, Professor of Architecture at the University of Missouri-Kansas City

Theodore “Ted” Seligson has committed his career to advancing architectural practice, education, and preservation. After earning his degree from Washington University, Seligson joined Kivett& Myers Architects in Kansas City. During his tenure, he became…

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