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Matthew S. Sloan

Missouri-Kansas-Texas Lines

1933 - 1944

Transportation

1930 b. 1881
male
EducationTwoDegree
UndergraduateAlabama Polytechnic Institute
GraduateMS, Auburn University, PhD, Union College
Personal
Born-Died1881 - 1945
BirthplaceAlabama (AL)
RaceWhite
Era - 1930

Sloan oversaw the rapid development of the M-K-T lines that grew in conjunction with the dynamic population explosion of the Southwest in the United States. Under his tenure, revenues increased threefold from $26 million to over $80 million.