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Eldorado Wood & Flume Company Unissued Stock Certificate (107865)

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Eldorado Wood & Flume Company Unissued Stock Certificate  (107865)
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Unissued, but scarce. Inc. in 1875. Black border and print, fluming vignette Geo H. Baker Lith. Stub attached. Heavy toning. 6 x 9.75" HM Yerington constructed the first flume for sending wood and timber down the mountains; built the Carson yard for the timber and flume companies, including the Eldorado Wood and Flume Company, through which they delivered a large portion of wood and timber for the Comstock mining companies. The flume came into the valley at Brown's Station and Washoe City. Both of these locations were on the V&T Railroad that Yerington was the president of! The company also owned timber lands in Markleeville/Hope Valley.

Provenance: Ken Prag Collection
Country (if not USA):
State: Nevada
City/County: Carson City
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