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EARLY Arbon Coal Company of Tioga County, Pennsylvania Stock

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EARLY Arbon Coal Company of Tioga County, Pennsylvania Stock
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Early certificate with a very early #5! For 303 shares to unspecified??? Dateline Blossburg 1841. Signed by Franklin R Smith and president Lewis Saynisch. Seven small vignettes: coal train, Benjamin Franklin, George Washington, Allegorical lady, shield etc. Draper Toppan, Longacre & Company printers. Onion skin paper with only one pin hole and cut close at left. Remarkable condition. As early as 1834 the Arbon Coal Company was formed, composed chiefly of gentlemen from Philadelphia; James R. Willson of that city being president, Dr. Lewis Saynisch of Blossburg one of the stockholders, and James H. Gulick of New Jersey agent. As soon as the railroad was completed to Corning, in 1840, the Arbon Company began shipping coal by rail. The company was then represented by James H. Gulick, Brown Whitney and Franklin R. Smith, and existed for three years, mining and selling within that period 49,633 tons. Another company or firm was then organized, which mined and shipped, from 1844 to 1857, 405,116 tons. [Tri-Counties Genealogy & History by Tice] Prag Collection State: Pennsylvania City: Tioga Date: 1841 HWAC# 81928