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American Steamship Company

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Stock Number: 1152
Product Details

Beautifully engraved antique stock certificate from the American Steamship Company dating back to the early 1900's. This document measures approximately 11 3/4" (w) by 9" (h).

This certificate features a great vignette of the John J. Boland freighter.

Images

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.

Historical Context

In 1903, Mr. John J. Boland, Sr. and Mr. Adam E. Cornelius, Sr. form the partnership of Boland and Cornelius (the ship John J. Boland is depicted on this certificate). The American Steamship Company is subsequently incorporated in 1907. The original fleet consisted of three bulk vessels.

In 1967, the Oswego Shipping Company purchased the company, then in 1973, the company was again purchased, this time by transportation giant GATX.

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