Beautifully engraved antique stock certificate from the St. Paul and Des Moines Railroad Company dating back to the 1910's. This document, which is signed by the company President and Assistant Secretary, was printed by the Franklin Lee Bank Note Company and measures approximately 11 1/2" (w) by 7 1/2" (h).
The certificate's vignette features a train steaming past a industrial river town.
You will receive the exact certificate pictured.
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.