Intricately engraved antique stock certificate from the Greene Rail Road Company dating back to the 1920's. This document, which is signed by the company President and Secretary, was printed by Hosford & Sons of New York and measures approximately 10 1/2" (w) by 7" (h).
This certificate features a vignette of a train steaming through the countryside.
You will receive the exact certificate pictured. Please note cropping into bottom and right borders.
The Greene Railroad was incorporated October 18, 1869, under the general laws of the State of New York for the purpose of constructing a railroad from a point on the Syracuse, Binghamton and New York Railroad, in the town of Chenango Forks, to the village of Greene, about 8 miles.
The road was built by the Lackawanna for account of the Greene Railroad. Construction began in April, 1870, and was completed in December, 1871.
The entire property of the Greene Railroad was leased to the Lackawanna in perpetuity on April 26, 1870.