Stock Certificate for 50 Shares in the New York, West Shore and Buffalo Railway Company

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Circa 1880s. Dimensions 12 x 8 inches. Black and brown ink, vignette of a large factory next to a wharf with ships docked and decorative border. "Authorized Capital, $40,000,000" printed along bottom of border. No. B727, not issued, no stamps or signatures. The New York, West Shore and Buffalo Railway Company was created in 1881 to compete with the New York Central Railroad, controlled by the Vanderbilts. The New York, West Shore and Buffalo Railway was quickly forced into bankruptcy by the New York Central, was bought by them and reincorporated as the West Shore Railroad in 1885.

Title: Stock Certificate for 50 Shares in the New York, West Shore and Buffalo Railway Company

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Categories: Transportation, Inc. Automobiles, Trains & Ships, Business and Finance,

Publisher: New York, Franklin Bank Note Company:

Binding: No Binding

Book Condition: Collectible-As New

Type: Book

Seller ID: 015904

Keywords: STOCK CERTIFICATES NEW YORK WEST SHORE BUFFALO RAILROAD COMPANY TRAINS LOCOMOTIVES CC-27