Result list 30 April 2022

The results of our April 30 sale are now online. Unsold items can be obtained in our aftersale until May 22 (first come, first served). .

Lotnumber: 1158
KENTUCKY/TENNESSEE. Preferred Shares of $100. black. No 101. Repaired edge-tear. Chartered in 1877 to build a 392-mile line from Louisville KY to Memphis TN. Acquired by Illinois Central in 1897. Vignette of a train. Signed as President by Collis P. HUNTINGTON. Huntington (1821-1900) established himself in California in the goldrush days of 1849, selling mining supplies. In 1860 he promoted the idea of a railroad across the Sierra Nevada as part of a transcontinental route, and became wealthy when the line was built. He developed his railroad career as President of the Southern Pacific and the Chesapeake & Ohio, and many lesser railroads. Hole-cancelled.
Themes: RAILROADS
USA
HUNTINGTON, Collis P.
AMERICAN BANKNOTE CO
Date: 18 May 1891
Quality: VF-EF
Startprice: € 100