Intricately engraved antique stock certificate from the Cedar Falls and Minnesota Railroad Company dating back to the 1890's. This document was printed by the American Bank Note Company and measures approximately 10 1/2" (w) by 7" (h).
The certificate features a vignette of a the locomotive and tender Progress.
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.
The Cedar Falls and Minnesota Railroad Company was incorporarted in Iowa on April 16, 1858. In 1896, the road was sold in foreclosure to the Dubuque & Sioux City Railroad Company.
The line eventually came under the control of the Illinois Central Railroad Company.