Intricately engraved antique specimen stock certificate from Manning, Maxwell & Moore, Incorporated dating back to the early 1900's. This document, which carries the printed signatures of the company President and Treasurer, was printed by the Security Bank Note Company and measures approximately 11 1/2" (w) by 7 3/4" (h).
This certificate features a vignette of a distinguished gentlemen - in all likelihood one of the company's founders.
You will receive the exact certificate pictured.
Manning, Maxwell and Moore was a railroad equipment supply manufacturing company that was based in Bridgeport, Connecticut. It was founded by Charles Arthur Moore in 1905.
The company manufactured pressure gauges, valves, cranes, and hoists.
They purchased the Bendix Helicopters factory in 1945, located in Stratford, Connecticut.
Dresser Industries acquired Manning, Maxwell and Moore, Inc. in 1964.