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Clark, "Champ," House

Bowling Green, Missouri
County of Pike.
204 E. Champ Clark Drive
National Register Number: 76001114
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Domestic - single dwelling. The threat level was Satisfactory in
Congressional District: MO-9 Certified Local Government: NO
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Current use/information: House Museum.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - December 8, 1976):
From 1899 to until his death, this was the residence of James Beauchamp Clark (1850-1921), who served as Speaker of the House of Representatives (1911-1919). "Champ" Clark played a major role in the campaign to replace House Speaker Joseph G. Cannon, and was Woodrow Wilson's leading competitor for the Democratic Presidential nomination in 1912.

There are no current threats to the landmark.

No changes since the last report are indicated.

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