Beautifully engraved antique stock certificate from the Corning and Painted Post Street Railway dating back to the early 1900's. This document, which is signed by the company President and treasurer, was printed by F. L. Butman of Boston and measures approximately 11 1/2" (w) by 9 1/2" (h).
This certificate's fantastic vignette features an electrified trolley on a rural street.
You will receive the exact certificate pictured.
The Corning and Painted Post Railway was incorporated in 1894 and operated until 1930 when streetcar use was discontinued. After 1930, the company continued to operate as the Corning Bus Lines.
Corning is located in Steuben County in upstate New York and is named for Erastus Corning, an Albany, New York financier and railroad executive who was an investor in the company that developed the community.