Beautifully engraved antique stock certificate from the St. Paul and Des Moines Railroad Company dating back to the 1910's. This document was printed by Franklin-Lee Bank Note Company and measures approximately 11 1/4" (w) by 7 1/2" (h).
This certificate's fantastic vignette features a train in front of a busy waterfront.
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The St. Paul and Des Moines Railroad Company was incorporated in 1905.
In 1911, the company was reorganized as the St. Paul and Kansas City Short Line Railroad.
It eventually became part of the Rock Island system.