Wholesale District

Also known as: Garment District
Roughly bounded by 6th, Wyandotte, 8th, May, 11th and Washington Sts., Kansas City, Missouri


Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 25, 1979
Reference number
Architectural styles
Victorian: Italianate; Other architectural type; Commercial
Areas of significance
Industry; Community Planning and Development; Commerce; Economics; Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Manufacturing facility; Specialty store; Communications facility; Business
Current functions
Business; Communications facility; Specialty store; Manufacturing facility
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 61
Non-contributing buildings: 16


Brick (42,464)
District (10,541)
Have Street View (47,392)
Italianate (5,116)
Jackson County, Missouri (328)
Kansas City, Missouri (241)
Limestone (8,194)
Missouri (4,899)
Private owner (54,398)
Stone (26,166)
Terra cotta (3,922)
Van Brunt & Howe (9)
Victorian (19,703)

Update Log 

  • May 15, 2017: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger