American Express Co. Stock Certificate 1866

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American Express Co. Stock Certificate 1866
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No. 1028, issued to Rodman H. Robinson of Albany for 5 shares on May 1, 1866. It appears that Robinson was reverend in the area around Albany. This piece was signed by Secretary William Fargo, President Henry Wells as well as Treasurer, Alex Holland. It has a 5c revenue stamp on the upper left corner. Unlike earlier stock certificates, this stock features a blue colored border. There is a note in red ink on the stock that reads "the owner or holder of this certificate is not entitled to participate in the profits or assets of this association prior to May 1, 1866." The printer is identified as J.H. Duyckinck. The stock has some wear, including creases and stains. Measures 12"x 8.20" Uncancelled.City: BuffaloCounty: Erie CountyState: NYDate: