William Cornelius Van Horne (1843 - 1915)
3 Feb 1843
Chelsea, Illinois, United States
11 Sep 1915
Royal Victoria hospital, Montreal, Île-de-Montréal, Quebec, Canada
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. Persons of National Historic Significance
William Van Horne was a railway builder and official, capitalist, and artist. He is best known as the principal builder of the Canadian Pacific Railway.
Theodore D.Regehr, “VAN HORNE, Sir WILLIAM CORNELIUS,” in Dictionary of Canadian Biography, vol. 14, University of Toronto/Université Laval, 2003–, accessed April 1, 2016, http://www.biographi.ca/en/bio/van_horne_william_cornelius_14E.html.
Wikipedia contributors, "William Cornelius Van Horne," Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=William_Cornelius_Van_Horne&oldid=708703101 (accessed April 1, 2016).
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