People's Ice Company Stock Certificates (107105)

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Stock & Bond - Certificates Start Price:75.00 USD Estimated At:150.00 - 300.00 USD
People's Ice Company Stock Certificates   (107105)
85.00USDto d******r+ (21.25) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2019 Jul 12 @ 08:57UTC-7 : PDT/MST
SHIPPING & HANDLING: Shipping and Handling cannot be estimated prior to invoicing, based on the size and weight of your purchase. All shipping is subject to a minimum charge of $19.00. If additional shipping and handling costs are required, the buyer will be reinvoiced for the balance due. Items are not shipped until the invoice is completely paid. Many buyers purchase a number of lots. Every effort will be made to include all lots in a single shipping charge calculated to cover the weight and...
Lot of 2. Inc. June 1875. One unissued and one issued. No. 90, issued for 7 shares to R.W. Clinch on Feb. 8th, 1877 in San Francisco. Signed by the president, John Cashin, and secretary Sweeney. Star cancels thru signatures, as usual. Vignette of ice house on lake by African-American lithographer Grafton T. Brown. 4.25 x 9" Folds, creases, toning. Ice was a valuable commodity in the 1870’s. It was used in the mines at Virginia City as the underground temperatures were stifling. Ice was also used to refrigerate rail cars to ship California produce to the east. The lakes near Truckee and Donner Pass would freeze over in the winters and the ice was cut into blocks and stored in the ice house. Nine different ice companies operated at Boca alone. Ken Prag Collection

Date: 1877
State/Country: California
City/County: Truckee/Boca