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Colonel Robert Van Horn
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TitleColonel Robert Van Horn
AbstractBiographical sketch of Colonel Robert Thompson Van Horn, "distinguished for brilliant and eminently useful services as journalist, soldier and statesman" in Kansas City. Born in Pennsylvania in 1824 and coming to Kansas City in 1855 as publisher and editor of the "Western Journal of Commerce" newspaper before becoming the city's sixth mayor, a national representative from Missouri, and a Union Civil War officer.
AuthorHoward L. Conard
Date1901
SourceEncyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography
Locationq977.8 C74
Volume6
Page287-291
Local SubjectVan Horn, Robert T.
Representatives
Journalists
Mayors
IllustrationsYes
Item TypeBook
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Item ID121020
CONTENTdm number8478
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