Aaron Montgomery Ward

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United States businessman who in 1872 established a successful mail-order business (1843-1913)

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As a traveling salesman in 1872, Aaron Montgomery Ward realized that rural dwellers were severely limited in access to goods and were dependent on the minimal stock their local country store could provide.
In 1872, Aaron Montgomery Ward kicked off the whole mail-order industry, which is now worth at least a hundred billion dollars annually.
In 1872 Aaron Montgomery Ward established the country's first mail-order business in downtown Chicago.
1872 Aaron Montgomery Ward, a traveling salesman concerned over the high prices rural Americans were paying for goods, conceived of selling merchandise by direct mail.
It is an honor to join one of the nation's top departments for neurological care and research," said Krainc, who will also serve as the Aaron Montgomery Ward Professor and chair of the Ken and Ruth Davee Department of Neurology the Feinberg School.