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Dickson Car-Wheel Company (Houston, Texas)

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Stock Number: 7429
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Beautifully engraved antique stock certificate from the Dickson Car-Wheel Company dating back to the 1920's. This document is signed by the company President and Secretary and measures approximately 11 3/4" (w) by 9" (h). 

 

This certificate's vignette features a locomotive and tender. 

Images

You will receive the exact certificate pictured.

    Historical Context

    The Dickson Car-Wheel Company was incorporated in Texas, and was based in Houston.

     

    The company manufactured double plate and spoke cast iron railroad car wheels.

     

    The company's original foundry was on Steam Mill Street in the Fifth Ward. It was relocated to a site on the west side of the tracks of the Galveston Harrisburg & San Antonio Railroad just north of the Butler Brick Works. In these expanded facilities, the company produced over 400 railroad car wheels per day in 1913.

     

    Dickson was later acquired by the Pullman Car Company.

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