History of Kansas City Mac Properties

December 11, 2015

The Newbern Apartment History and Revival

The Newbern, originally known as the Peacock Hotel, was a luxurious apartment hotel complex and an innovation for its time. Located at 525 Armour Blvd on the corner of Armour and Cherry, it was built in 1921 by Armour Building Company and designed by architects Ernest O. Brostrom and Philip T. Drotts. At the time, it was an investment of […]