Cataract Gold & Silver Mining Co. Stock Cert.

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Cataract Gold & Silver Mining Co. Stock Cert.
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This is stock no. 14, issued to F. Cooper on October 16, 1863 for 5 shares. It was incorporated September 1863 and located at Cataract Ledge, Amador County in the Silver Mountain Mining District. The printer is identified as W.B. Cooke & Co. Printers of San Francisco. The vignette features a woman standing next to a pillar with the word "Union" on a banner. There is one 5c and one 20c revenue stamp; they are located on the left side. It measures 8.45" x 3.5" Except for some rough edges, this stock has very little wear. This company is not listed in either Holabird, 2001 or Brown, 1868.City: County: Alpine State: CADate: 1863