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Who is Alexander Majors?
Alexander Majors was a US businessman, who along with William Hepburn Russell and William B. Waddell founded the Pony Express, based in Kansas City, Missouri.
- born on (201 years ago) in Franklin
- died on (115 years ago) in North Platte
- written work: "Seventy years on the frontier"
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Imperialism and Expansionism in American History: A Social, Political, and Cultural Encyclopedia and Document Collection [4 volumes] (2015)
A Social, Political, and Cultural Encyclopedia and Document Collection by Chris J. Magoc
Alexander Majors, William Russell, and William Waddell were experienced freighters and businessmen who had government contracts to deliver supplies. They proposed a mail delivery service using relay riders, and in 1860 they established the Pony Express with an initial 120 ...
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