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Alexander Legge

International Harvester Corporation

1922 - 1933

Agriculture & Mining

1920 b. 1866
Born-Died1866 - 1933
BirthplaceWisconsin (WI)
FatherFarmer / Rancher
Era - 1920

Legge, a forceful leader, successfully defended an anti-trust suit against the company in 1923, enabling it to retain its dominant position in the farming industry. One of his major contributions was in the area of standardization, especially within the area of farm implements.