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Photo of Peter H. Watson

Agent of Change.
Watson envisioned and implemented a grain buying system that would allow Union Army supply trains like the one at left to keep to reliable schedules and prices. (Reading Room 2020/Alamy Stock Photo)

Reading Room 2020/Alamy Stock Photo