Beautifully engraved antique stock certificate from the Cincinnati & Eastern Telegraph Company dating back to the 1870's. This document was printed by Strobridge & Co. Lith. of Cincinnati, and measures approximately 11 1/2" (w) by 8 1/4" (h).
The certificate features a nice vignette of a train crossing a bridge.
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 Cincinnati & Eastern Telegraph Company was incorporated in Ohio on February 22, 1877. The company's offices were located in Batavia.
The company operated just over 120 miles of wire.
The line was leased to the Cincinnati & Eastern Railroad Company on August 1, 1883.