Beautifully engraved antique stock certificate from the Illinois Power and Light Corporation dating back to the 1920's. This document, which is signed by the company Vice President, was printed by the American Bank Note Company and measures approximately 10 3/4" (w) by 7" (h).
The vignette features a female allegorical figuring holding a light, a cherub, a pair of dynamos and factories in the background.
The images presented are representative of the piece(s) you will receive. When representative images are presented for one of our offerings, you will receive a certificate in similar condition as the one pictured; however dating, denomination, certificate number and issuance details may vary.
This company was incorporated for the purpose of acquiring the Illinois Traction Company and the Southern Illinois Light and Power Company.
The company was based in Monticello, Illinois, and was a subsidiary of the North American Company.