James Beauchamp Clark House

Also known as: James Beauchamp "Champ" Clark House, Honey Shuck
204 E. Champ Clark Dr., Bowling Green, Missouri

Map 

Street View 

Description 

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. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, December 8, 1976

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 8, 1976
Reference number
76001114
NR name
Clark, James Beauchamp, House
Area of significance
Politics/Government
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Museum
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899
Significant years
1899; 1921

Update Log 

  • May 18, 2017: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger