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John Chamberlin Van Horne

historian , librarian

John Chamberlin Van Horne, American librarian, historian. Recipient Willie D. Halsell prize, Mississippi History Society, 1984; Center Textual & Editorial Studies in Humanistic Sources fellow, University Virginia, 1972-1975, National History Publications and Records Commission fellow, 1975-1976, grant, American Philosophical Society, 1979.


Horne, John Chamberlin Van was born on February 21, 1950 in Highland Pk, Illinois, United States. Son of Arthur C. and Helen (Vogl) Van Horne.


Bachelor of Arts in History, Princeton University, 1972. Master of Arts in History, University Virginia, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy in History, 1979.


Editorial assistant Latrobe Papers, 1976—1977. Assistant editor, 1977—1978. Administrative assistant, 1978—1979.

Associate editor, 1979—1986. Editor Papers Benjamin Henry Latrobe American Phil. Society, Philadelphia, 1986—1995.

Library. Library. Company Philadelphia, since 1985.



Married Christine A. Kozik, August 12, 1972.