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: 1179
CALIFORNIA. SAN FRANCISCO. 6% First Mortgage Gold Bond of $1000. green, black. No 6. Very large format with folds. Formed San Francisco, 1897, by a group of women, to compete with the Southern Pacific, in a mining area of the Sierra. The line proposed was from Copperopolis to Sonora and Summersville, but only some 20 miles were built before losing a court battle and being merged into the Sierra Railway. Signed by Annie Kline Rikert - the only woman president of a U.S. rail company. Shows a freight train doubtless carrying ore, with a mining-camp in the distance.
Themes: RAILROADS
USA
RIKERT, Annie Kline
Date: 15 Sept. 1898
Quality: EF
Startprice: € 500