The original hotel faced Holly Street in the front and Allen Avenue in the back.
Set on top of the West Bluffs, the 1930 Lighton Studios
housed artist studios and an hand-painted Tea Room. (maps courtesy of Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, 14 West 10th St, Kansas City, MO, accessed November 12th, 2010. Exterior photo of Lighton Studio courtesy of Linda Lighton of Kansas City, Missouri)
(Tea Room interior photos and Emmett Craig photo courtesy of Linda Lighton of Kansas City.
|sculptor Emmett Craig|