John Herron

John Herron
University of Missouri - Kansas City

John Herron is Professor of History and Associate Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. He is a scholar of 19th century America with a research focus in western history and environmental studies. Many of his current projects explore the cultural and environmental history of Kansas City and the American Midwest.

Civil War on the Western Border: The Missouri-Kansas Conflict,1855-1865.
The Pendergast Years, Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression.
KC History, Missouri Valley Special Collections at the Kansas City Public Library.