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1. A 'Final Countdown' A 'Final Countdown' June 29, 2006 The new Bloch Building at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art will open on June 16, 2007. The addition is a 165,000-square-feet glass and steel structure designed by Steven Holl. The inaugural exhibitions...

2. A Conversation with. ..Henry Bloch A Conversation with. ..Henry Bloch January 2001 Photo, interview, and biographical article about Henry Bloch, founder of the H & R Block national tax accounting business based in Kansas City in 1946 with offices at Main and Westport Roads.

3. A Loss for the Community A Loss for the Community September 25, 2013 Obituary for local philanthropist Marion Helzberg Bloch who died at the age of 83 of a brain tumor. Marion was a lifelong resident of Kanass City and the wife of H&R Block co-founder Henry Bloch. The Blochs'...

4. A Tiny Renoir Began Impressive Obsession A Tiny Renoir Began Impressive Obsession June 3, 2007 Article spotlighting the personal collection of French Impressionist paintings of Henry and Marion Bloch. For the last 35 years the Blochs have acquired works from such artists as Manet, Monet, Renior...

5. America's Tax Man Turning 90 America's Tax Man Turning 90 July 29, 2012 Article featuring a profile and an interview with Henry W. Bloch, co-founder of H&R Block. Natives of Kansas City, Bloch and his brother Richard started H&R Block in 1955, running advertisements in the...

6. Biography of Richard A. Bloch (1926-2004), Entrepreneur Biography of Richard A. Bloch (1926-2004), Entrepreneur 2004

7. Bit of Brotherly History Bit of Brotherly History December 11, 2007 Leon E. Bloch, Jr., tells how H&R Block got started. Brothers Henry, Richard, and Leon called their new company United Business Company of Missouri, but the name was challenged by United Business Service,...

8. Bloch Donates $32M to UMKC Bloch Donates $32M to UMKC September 16-22, 2011 Henry Bloch, H&R Block Inc. co-founder, has donated $32 million to the University of Missouri-Kansas City. The biggest gift in the institution's history is to go toward building a new facility for the...

9. Bloch Portrays Business Life as a Series of Fortunate Events Bloch Portrays Business Life as a Series of Fortunate Events September 28, 2007 Article in series "Catalysts," marking 25th anniversary of Kansas City Business Journal, provides a brief history of H&R Block, Inc., and a special focus on Henry Bloch's contributions to the community....

10. Bloch's Fortune to Fund Giving Bloch's Fortune to Fund Giving July 31, 2012 Henry Bloch announced the creation of the Marion and Henry Bloch Family Foundation during a celebration for his 90th birthday. The foundation would be directed by members of the Bloch family and give "away...

11. Blochs Add To Nelson Treasures Blochs Add To Nelson Treasures February 5, 2010 A promised gift of 29 impressionist works was made today by Marion and Henry Bloch. According to Marc Wilson, director and CEO of the Nelson, this is the largest gift the museum has received. The gift...

12. Greater Kansas City Quincentennial Discovery of America: 500th Anniversary, 1492-1992 Greater Kansas City Quincentennial Discovery of America: 500th Anniversary, 1492-1992 1992 Photo and bio of Henry Wollman Bloch, or Henry Bloch, co-founder and chairman of the board of the H & R Block accounting firm at 4410 Main Street in Kansas City, born here on July 30, 1922.

13. H & R Block H & R Block Information on the H & R Block accounting company, founded in Kansas City in 1955 by brothers Henry Bloch and Richard Bloch, with photos. Information on the statue of Henry Bloch erected at Union Station...

14. H and R Block H and R Block February 2004 Profile of the company, historical as well as current facts.

15. Happy Returns from the Tax Man Happy Returns from the Tax Man February 27, 2011 Short interview with businessman and philanthropist Henry Bloch, co-founder of H&R Block. He answers questions about the biography written by his son, Thomas Bloch, titled "Many Happy Returns: The Story...

16. Heirs: A Matter of Priorities Heirs: A Matter of Priorities November/11/1996 Photos and biographical article about Tom Bloch, a 42-year-old teacher and former tax firm executive in Kansas City. Native Kansas Citian and son of H & R Block founder Henry Bloch becoming the "company's...

17. Henry Bloch Henry Bloch 1939 Senior portrait of future businessman Henry W. Bloch, Class of 1939, Southwest High School, Kansas City, Mo. Bloch would go on to found H&R Block with his brother Richard (Class of 1942) in 1955.

18. Henry Wollman Bloch Fountain at Union Station Henry Wollman Bloch Fountain at Union Station April 15, 2002 Evening view of a lighted Bloch Fountain located in the front of Union Station along Pershing Road in Kansas City, Missouri. View is looking toward the north.

19. Henry Wollman Bloch Fountain at Union Station Henry Wollman Bloch Fountain at Union Station April 15, 2002 Evening view of a lighted Bloch Fountain located in front of Union Station on Pershing Road in Kansas City, Missouri. View is looking toward the north.

20. Henry Wollman Bloch Fountain at Union Station Henry Wollman Bloch Fountain at Union Station October 17, 2001 Daylight view of the Bloch Fountain located in front of Union Station on Pershing Road in Kansas City, Missouri. View is looking toward the north.