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1. 7 Former Mayors at Van Horn Home 7 Former Mayors at Van Horn Home July/18/1915 File containing a biographical article about the "picnic at the home of Colonel Robert T. Van Horn at [his home at the] Evanston [railway station in Independence] in honor of Kansas City's most distinguished...

2. A Founder of Kansas City Dead A Founder of Kansas City Dead January/18/1916 Photo and obituary for Colonel Robert Van Horn (1824-1916), a former mayor, newspaper editor, and Union officer of Kansas City.

3. Addenda Addenda 1910 Map and notes about the proposed (by Colonel Robert Van Horn in the 19th century) but never enacted change of the state boundary between Kansas and Missouri through Kansas City (along the Big Blue River)....

4. Biography of Robert Van Horn (1824-1916), Newspaperman and Civic Leader Biography of Robert Van Horn (1824-1916), Newspaperman and Civic Leader 2003

5. Checkmate the Attack on Westport Checkmate the Attack on Westport June, 2003 Typescript of a letter written from Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, dated August 8, 1861, addressed to Major R. T. Van Horn, Commanding U. S. Home Guards, Kansas City, from W. E. Prince. Concerns possible Jayhawker...

6. Col. Robert T. Van Horn: An Active Factor in Railroad Legislation Col. Robert T. Van Horn: An Active Factor in Railroad Legislation April 1910 Biographical article about Colonel Robert Van Horn and his role in legislation bringing railroads to Kansas City (with the help of William Gilpin) as a national representative of Missouri in Washington,...

7. Colonel Robert T. Van Horn: His Life and Public Service Colonel Robert T. Van Horn: His Life and Public Service October 1924 Description of the position taken by Van Horn and the conservative Democrats in 1860 of being anti-war and supporting Stephen Douglas in the presidential election.

8. Colonel Robert T. Van Horn: His Life and Public Service Colonel Robert T. Van Horn: His Life and Public Service October 1924 Mention of "John Bauerlein's store" as being located beneath the residence of Robert Van Horn and his wife in 1856-1857, in "a brick building at the corner of Walnut Street and the Levee."

9. Colonel Robert T. Van Horn: His Life and Public Service Colonel Robert T. Van Horn: His Life and Public Service October 1924 Description of the campaigning led by Van Horn for transcontinental and other railroads, including the Fort Scott & Gulf and the Hannibal & St. Joseph, to pass through Kansas City westward along the Kansas...

10. Colonel Robert T. Van Horn: His Life and Public Service Colonel Robert T. Van Horn: His Life and Public Service October 1924 Description of the purchase and early history of the "Kansas City Enterprise" newspaper in 1855, later changed to the "Western Journal of Commerce" in 1857 and in 1858 to the "Daily Journal of Commerce,"...

11. Colonel Robert T. Van Horn: His Life and Public Service Colonel Robert T. Van Horn: His Life and Public Service October 1924 Reference to the Literary Club in a footnote, also known as the Greenwood Club.

12. Colonel Robert T. Van Horn: His Life and Public Service Colonel Robert T. Van Horn: His Life and Public Service October 1924 Mention of the Greenwood Club, also called the Literary Club, in a footnote, named after school superintendent James Greenwood.

13. Colonel Robert T. Van Horn: His Life and Public Service Colonel Robert T. Van Horn: His Life and Public Service October 1924 Description of Robert T. Van Horn's role in the execution of Order Number 11 in deporting citizens in a civil manner.

14. Colonel Robert Van Horn Colonel Robert Van Horn 1999 Biography of prominent Kansas Citian Robert Thompson Van Horn (1824-1916), the owner of the Kansas City Journal newspaper starting in 1854, "staunch business and railroad promoter," Civil War officer for...

15. Colonel Robert Van Horn Colonel Robert Van Horn 1901 Biographical 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...

16. Colonel Robert Van Horn Colonel Robert Van Horn 1911 Biographical sketch of Colonel Robert Van Horn (1824-1916), a mayor, newspaper editor, national representative, and Union officer of Kansas City born in Pennsylvania. Mention of his wife, Adela H. Cooley...

17. Colonel Robert Van Horn Colonel Robert Van Horn March 3, 1905 Illustrations (including a portrait of Van Horn) and description of the military activities of Colonel Robert Thompson Van Horn, or Robert Van Horn (1824-1916), a Union colonel in western Missouri in the...

18. Colonel Robert Van Horn Colonel Robert Van Horn 1966 (first edition 1881) Portrait of Colonel Robert Van Horn, newspaper editor and mayor of Kansas City.

19. Colonel Robert Van Horn Colonel Robert Van Horn 1968 (1950 first edition) Photo and bio of Colonel Robert Van Horn (1824-1916), mayor of Kansas City in 1861 and 1864. Native of Pennsylvania coming here in 1855 as a buyer of "the 'Enterprise,' a newspaper which later became the...

20. Colonel Robert Van Horn Colonel Robert Van Horn Photos and information on Colonel Robert Thompson Van Horn, or Robert Van Horn (1824-1916), a pioneer journalist, mayor, national representative, and Union Civil War officer of Kansas City, and native...