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Kansas City  April 3, 1899


Kansas City's Convention Hall.

The building, as planned by Messrs. Van Brunt & Howe, will be 100 feet wide by 135 feet long and two stories high.  The facade will be of brick and stone, and of Oriental design.  The swimming pool will be 50 feet wide and 100 feet long, holding one-quarter million gallons of water, which will be emptied four times a day.  The pool will be built of concrete and white enameled brick.  On each side of the pool will be dressing rooms and tub and shower baths.  A gallery for spectators will overlook the pool.

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Interior View.

Sectional View Showing Depth of Pool

General Plan of the Proposed Free Baths.

Picture Showing Front Elevation.

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