MAINE. MINNEAPOLIS. Shares of $100. green, brown, gold seal. No 273. Most attractive share with views of St. Paul, Minneapoli, a ship, train and factory alongside Lake Superior. Folds. Large format with golden seal. The lot includes the original share envelop. Purpose was to construct a high-speed electric railway from the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul to the Twin Ports of Duluth and Superior in about 2 hours. Construction began in 1910 but by 1911, the project's money had ran out.
Date: 20 November 1907
Startprice: € 240