NEW JERSEY. FLEMINGTON. 1 Share of $25. black. #400. No 42. Plain certificate. In 1856, the Hunterdon County Agricultural Society purchased 40 acres of land that would accommodate the people, exhibits and livestock for the County (Flemington) Fair. The purpose of this fair was to promote competition between farmers, stock raisers and machinery manufacturers. The fair was held yearly for many years.
Themes: AGRICULTURE, ZOO & CIRCUS
Date: 21 March 1856
Startprice: € 50