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American Sectional Electric Underground Company

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Intricately engraved antique stock certificate from the American Sectional Electric Underground Company dating back to the 1880's. This document, which contains the signatures of a company President and Treasurer, was printed by Wm. F. Murphy's Sons of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and measures approximately 12 3/4" (w) by 9" (h).

This certificate's vignette features an eagle atop a globe. The eagle is clutching an American flag in its mouth.

 

Very unique piece and subject matter.

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You will receive the exact certificate pictured.

    Historical Context

    The American Sectional Electric Underground Company had a number of patents for underground conduits and manholes for housing telegraph, telephone, and electric light and power wires. The idea was to bundle the wires of different service providers into a single buried conduit.

    The company was incorporated in New Jersey on March 14, 1882 and had offices in Philadelphia.

    The company's charter was voided in 1893.

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