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Stock Certificate for 1 Share in the Boston and Providence Railroad Corporation

Published by American Bank Note Company, New York and Boston, 1877
Condition: Collectible-Very Good No Binding
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Dimensions 9 x 7 inches. Black ink, one vignette, middle top, showing a river port, and another, left side, with a scene of a bridge over a river. Fold lines, several punch holes. No. 15860, originally issued to Charles W. Stone on December 7, 1877. Signed by the Treasurer "P. P. Torrey" and the President, "Henry Whitney". Mr. Stone signed the back on October 1, 1878, to transfer the share to "Royal Rich" of Warren, Massachusetts. The Boston and Providence Railroad was an early railroad line intended to connect Boston, Massachusetts, to Providence, Rhode Island. It was incorporated in 1831 and completed in 1835. Today the line is split between the MBTA (Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority) and Amtrak. Charles Warren Stone (1843-1912) was a prominent Pennsylvania politician, having served the state as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives and as Lieutenant Governor. Bookseller Inventory # 015930

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Title: Stock Certificate for 1 Share in the Boston ...

Publisher: American Bank Note Company, New York and Boston

Publication Date: 1877

Binding: No Binding

Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good

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