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101. Bennett Champ Clark Bennett Champ Clark 1935 Biographical sketch of Bennett Champ Clark, a federal senator from Missouri starting in 1933, lawyer in Saint Louis, native of Bowling Green, Missouri, and son of federal representative from Missouri Champ...

102. Benton Boulevard Benton Boulevard 1995 Description with photos and history of Benton Boulevard, part of the park and boulevard system, from Saint John Avenue to Swope Parkway, 5.81 miles long, acquired in 1896-1914.

103. Beorge Briant Beorge Briant 1896 Photo and bio of George Briant, a Santa Fe Trail freighter for F. Y. Ewing and then Russell, Major & Waddell, while living in Kansas City, then after the Civil War opening "the second banking institution...

104. Bernard Corrigan Residence Bernard Corrigan Residence 1975 Photo and caption about the Bernard Corrigan house at 1200 West 55th Street, built in 1914 and designed by architect Louis S. Curtiss.

105. Bernard Corrigan Residence Bernard Corrigan Residence 2008 Description and history of the Bernard Corrigan residence in Kansas City designed by Louis Curtiss as a three-story Prairie School style reflecting the influence of Frank Lloyd Wright. It was built in...

106. Bill Ong Bill Ong 1999 Photo and bio of William Ong, or Bill Ong, "businessman and aviation pioneer" learning to fly "in 1927 at the Bennett Eaglerock Sales Co. Flying School at Richards Field, located in what is now downtown...

107. Biographical Sketch of Nathan Lipscomb Biographical Sketch of Nathan Lipscomb 1896 Biographical sketch of Nathan Lipscomb, a prominent farmer and native of Jackson County, born here in 1843 and serving the Confederacy in the Civil War. Description of his father, Joel H. Lipscomb (1813-1893),...

108. Bisceglia, Rev. John B. Bisceglia, Rev. John B. 1935 Short biography of the Reverend John B. Bisceglia, born at Monte Sant'Angelo, Foggia, Italy, November 1, 1892.

109. Blake Woodson Blake Woodson 1877 Biographical sketch of Blake Woodson, a lawyer born in Virginia in 1835 and coming to Kansas City in 1871 as a Confederate veteran.

110. Blenheim Park Blenheim Park 1995 Description of the 6.93-acre park between 68th Street, a residential area, Gregoy Boulevard, and Forest Hill Cemetery, established in 1921, with photos, drawings, and history.

111. Bonnie Tolson Bonnie Tolson 2002 This book contains one page personal accounts of the lives of numerous women from the Kansas City metro area, as well as their photograph. Includes artist and poet Bonnie Tolson.

112. Boston Shoe Store Boston Shoe Store May 1886 Description of the shoe store located at 4th and Main streets.

113. Britton Capell Britton Capell 1877 One paragraph of biography about Britton Capell, "one of the oldest settlers now living in Sni-a-bar [sic] township," moving from North Carolina to Kentucky and to Missouri in 1839.

114. Britton Hill Britton Hill 1876 Portrait and biographical sketch of Britton Hill, a lawyer and legal book author who was born in New Jersey in 1818 and moved to Saint Louis in 1841.

115. Broadway Boulevard Broadway Boulevard 1995 Description with photos and history of Broadway Boulevard, part of the park and boulevard system, from 31st to 43rd Streets, 1.53 miles long, acquired in 1902-1906.

116. Brookside Boulevard Brookside Boulevard 1995 Description with photos and history Brookside Boulevard, part of the park and boulevard system, from Ward Parkway to Meyer Boulevard, 2.10 miles long, acquired in 1913.

117. Brown, John Memorial Statue Brown, John Memorial Statue 1935 Photo and descriptions of the memorial statue of John Brown, unveiled in 1911 at Western University in the Quindaro section of Kansas City, Kansas, describing his contributions to black people.

118. Brummell Jones Brummell Jones 1896 Biographical sketch of Dr. Brummell Jones, "physician and surgeon," born in North Carolina in 1845 and coming to Kansas City in 1882 as a teacher at the University Medical College of Kansas City.

119. Bruner Residence Bruner Residence 1905 Photo of the Bruner residence at 44th and Oak Streets, in the book published by Studebaker Brothers Manufacturing Company for the Kansas City Driving Club.

120. Brush Creek Boulevard Brush Creek Boulevard 1995 Description with photos and history of Brush Creek Boulevard, part of the park and boulevard system, from Main Street to Benton Boulevard, 2.02 miles long, acquired in 1908-1911.