John B. Price, (1822-1895) a wholesale lumber dealer, was the primary owner of Hannibal’s Park Hotel. The building stood on the northwest corner of Center and Fourth streets from roughly 1880, until the building was consumed by fire in mid April 1899. While Price and his partner, Dubach, maintained ownership […]

Michael BushnellPublisher The venerable Densmore Hotel located at 906-914 Locust was part of Kansas City’s downtown for almost 100 years. Built in 1898, the Densmore was unique in that it consisted of two seven-story towers with roughly 82 rooms each, connected at the base by a common lobby and a […]