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Amasa Leland Stanford (March 9, 1824 – June 21, 1893) was an American tycoon, industrialist, politician, and the founder (with his wife, Jane) of Stanford ...

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Leland Stanford. (1824-1893). One of the "Big Four" who built California's Central Pacific railroad, Leland Stanford brought a sweeping political influence to the ...

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Leland Stanford: American senator from California and one of the builders of the first U.S. transcontinental railroad. Stanford practiced law in Port Washington, ...

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Apr 2, 2014 ... Follow the life events of entrepreneur Amasa Leland Stanford, who helped plan and build the first transcontinental railroad and founded ...

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When railroad magnate and former California Gov. Leland Stanford and his wife, Jane Lathrop Stanford, lost their only child, Leland, Jr., to typhoid in 1884, they ...

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Leland Stanford was the first Republican Governor of California; Stanford had a great interest in photography. He sponsored the publication of “The Horse in ...

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Leland Stanford was another member of the Big Four which helped finance the Central Pacific Railroad. It was he who secured much of the land and financing ...

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STANFORD, Leland, a Senator from California; born in Watervliet, N.Y., March 9, 1824; pursued an academic course; studied law; admitted to practice in 1848; ...

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