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New York Zinc and Lead Company

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Stock & Bond - Mining Start Price:50.00 USD Estimated At:100.00 - 150.00 USD
New York Zinc and Lead Company
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# 143 for 500 shares to Richard Sidenberg. Signed by secretary (?) and president (?). Dateline New York 1890. Incorporated in Illinois. Underground mining vignette. Gold Seal. Not cancelled. Nicks at fold edges. Otherwise in excellent condition. "New York Zinc and Lead Company had Mines located in in Marion County, Arkansas. Their primary mine as the Bear Hill Mining Property. The Bear Hill Mine was located up George's Creek in Bear Hill Hollow about four miles due north of the George's Creek Cemetery about a mile and a quarter north of Joe Burleson Township's. The mine had the main shaft reaching a depth of 160 feet with very rich veins of zinc blended ore leading off at different levels. There was a large steam operated mill. It is reported that in one year it produced over 100 tons of zinc ore." [scripophily.net] Prag Collection State: Arkansas City: Bear Hill Date: 1890 HWAC# 83982