Louisiana Central Railway Co (83823)

Currency:USD Category:Collectibles / Railroadiana, Trains Start Price:300.00 USD Estimated At:600.00 - 1,000.00 USD
Louisiana Central Railway Co  (83823)
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Extremely rare 100 shares of Louisiana Central Railway Co shares, cert #2, dated Feb 27, 1874. Signed by E. B. Ward, (known as first of "Iron Kings") pres. and F. B. Stedivian, secy. Raised co. seal. Three vignettes: 1) train, 2) steamship, 3) flowers. Train service started 1904. President of Louisiana Central Railway Co, E.B. Ward, died January 2, 1875. His businesses were chiefly iron, silver, copper mines, pine lands, sawmills, silver smelting works, railroads, farming lands, and glass works. Approximately $10,000,000 was received from his estate. Not enough money realized to cover all his liabilities. Incorp Jan , 1874 in Louisiana. Printed: Henry Seibert & Bros Ledger Bldg Co. Williams & Spruce St. NY. Prag collection. State: Louisiana City: Date: