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Columbia River Transportation Collection (Stocks, Telegraphs, Checks) (107827)

Currency:USD Category:Collectibles / Transportation Start Price:150.00 USD Estimated At:300.00 - 500.00 USD
Columbia River Transportation Collection (Stocks, Telegraphs, Checks)  (107827)
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This item SOLD at 2020 Feb 15 @ 10:57UTC-8 : PST
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Lot of 9. 1) Oregon Improvement Company stock certificate, issued in 1890. Stamp and punch cancelled. Vignette of ships at port. This company was formed by Henry Villard, president of the Northern Pacific Railroad, in 1880. 2) Columbia River Development Company stock certificate, issued in 1903. Arlington. Not cancelled. Allegorical vignette. 3) Two 1878 telegraphs from the Oregon Steam Navigation Company, one in code. Walla Walla, W.T. dateline. 4) Three checks: Oregon Railroad & Navigation Co. (1909), Oregon-Washington Railroad & Navigation Co. (1914), and Oregon Railway & Navigation Co. (1896). 5) Columbia Barge Lines, Inc. unissued stock certificate. 6) 1986 cover and short message between two modern day captains.

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State: Oregon
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Date: 1878-1986