From Hoofbeats to Fiber Optics: The Pony Express Launched Communications Legacy

Description: Article comparing the history of the Pony Express, started by Alexander Majors, to the history of the Sprint Corporation, started by C. L. Brown, with a photo of the Majors home now adjacent to a Sprint office building outside Kansas City, Missouri.
Date: Fall//1994
Volume: 21
Location: q977.8 M6793
Collection: Missouri Magazine
Illustrations: No
Number: 3
Pages: 16-19
Item Type: Magazine Article


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