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: 1174
NEW YORK. Shares of $100. green, black. No B1244. Cert. of 10,000 shares issued to receivers of the Northern Pacific RR Co. Shows a train in a station, and a factory scene. Founded in Seattle, Washington, in 1885, with three tiers of purposes: build and run the initial line to the town of Ballard, bring immediate results and returns to investors; exploit resources east in the valleys, foothills, Cascade Range, and eastern WA in 19th century style, attracting more venture capital; and boost a link to a transcontinental railroad for Seattle to Sumas at the border, with British Columbia, Canada, connecting with the Canadian Pacific transcontinental at the border at Huntingdon, BC. Suffered from competition with the powerful Northern Pacific, and its own bad management and inefficiency, and wasin receivership in 1893. After various changes, most of it became part of NP.
Themes: RAILROADS
USA
Date: 8 May 1896
Quality: EF
Startprice: € 50