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Galena & Chicago Union Rail Road Co. (114526)

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Stock & Bond - Transportation Start Price:40.00 USD Estimated At:80.00 - 110.00 USD
Galena & Chicago Union Rail Road Co.  (114526)
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80.00USDto 8*************e+ (20.00) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2020 Apr 19 @ 20:54UTC-7 : PDT/MST
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2 certificates. Incorporated in 1836 it became the first railroad built out from Chicago.Running west from Chicago to Freeport, Illinois, never reaching Galena, Illinois. Both Blue on blue paper, I/C, vignette top train l-r, $100 par, stamped cancelled, Burley printer. #167 3 shares issued Sept 25, 1852, red seal. #957 7 shares issued June 6, 1855.

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Date: 1852-5