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Greenwater Bimetallic Copper Mining Company Stock

Currency:USD Category:Collectibles / Mining Start Price:50.00 USD Estimated At:100.00 - 200.00 USD
Greenwater Bimetallic Copper Mining Company Stock
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Cert. #186, issued for 500 shares in 1907 to J. Obendorfer. Signed by the acting president (ill). Inc. in A.T. Location of Mines: Greenwater, Inyo County, California printed on the masthead. Lands, 6 claims, adjoining the Furnace Creek Copper Co., showing a gossan up to 40' wide, giving assays of 3.6 to 37.9% copper. Sounds great but the company was idle by 1908 (Copper Handbook). Death Valley was seized by a copper frenzy according to Lingenfelter in his classic, "Death Valley and The Amargosa". Heralded as "the greatest copper belt the World has ever known!" George Graham Rice called Greenwater "the monumental mining-stock swindle of the century". Fine condition. Uncanceled. City: Inyo/ Death Valley State: California. State: California City: Greenwater Date: 1907 HWAC# 79041