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Kinney Steamship Company

$45.00

SKU: 5124
Product Details

Intricately engraved antique stock certificate from the Kinney Steamship Company dating back to the 1920's. This document, which is signed by the company President and Secretary, was printed by the Goes and measures approximately 11" (w) by 8" (h).

 

This certificate's vignette features an allegorical female figure holding a wreath and sitting on a shield.

You will receive the exact certificate pictured.

    Historical Context

    A. T. Kinney was born at Amherst, Ohio in 1854. He began his business career as a newsboy for the Cleveland Herald. His father was Henry R. Kinney, a cigar manufacturer on Cleveland's west side.

    Kinney formed the A. T. Kinney Steamship Company in Cleveland in 1909 to haul iron ore, coal, and other bulk materials on the Great Lakes. Some of the company's ships were:

    • A. S. Ashley
    • A. T, Kinney
    • Robert Wallace
    • Robert L. Ireland
    • Andrew S. Upson