Gulf, Mobile and Northern Railroad Co. Stocks (27) (105704)

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Stock & Bond - Transportation Start Price:50.00 USD Estimated At:100.00 - 200.00 USD
Gulf, Mobile and Northern Railroad Co. Stocks (27)   (105704)
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This item SOLD at 2019 Jul 15 @ 18:03UTC-7 : PDT/MST
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27 stock certificates for Gulf, Mobile and Northern Railroad Co. Borders in brown or blue (common stock), green or orange (preferred stock). Vignette: train in lot, top center of certificate. Raised company seal, registered and countersigned. Assigned 23 certificates. Signed by Assistant treasurer / Assistant secretary and Vice prresident. Printed: American Bank Note Co. Gulf, Mobile and Northern Railroad was a railroad in the Southern US. World War I forced government operation of the company that ended in 1919. Isaac B. Tigrett chosen as president at that time and ran railroad from 1920 - 1952. He managed company and took it from near bankrupt to a successful railroad. He was the great-uncle of Hard Rock Cafe founder Isaac Tigrett. At the end of 1925 GM&N operated 466 miles of road and 574 miles of track and reported 419 million ton-miles of revenue freight and 12 million passenger-miles. Sept 13, 1940, it merged with the Mobile and Ohio Railroad to form the Gulf, Mobile and Ohio Railroad.