Potomac Steam Boat Co Bond (83339)

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Potomac Steam Boat Co Bond   (83339)
SHIPPING & HANDLING: Shipping and Handling cannot be estimated prior to invoicing, based on the size and weight of your purchase. All shipping is subject to a minimum charge of $19.00. If additional shipping and handling costs are required, the buyer will be reinvoiced for the balance due. Items are not shipped until the invoice is completely paid. Many buyers purchase a number of lots. Every effort will be made to include all lots in a single shipping charge calculated to cover the weight and...
$1000 bond #138 1878 signed nicely by Charles Chauncey Savage. Savage has direct lineage to Thomas Savage, who arrived in Jamestown, Va., in 1608 which is the longest direct line (through the male side) back to Thomas Savage in the United States. "The Potomac Steamboat Company served as the direct water link between the Richmond, Fredericksburg and Potomac Railroad (At Aquia Creek) and the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad (at Washington, DC) from 1845 and 1872. Its predecessor was the Washington and Fredericksburg Steamboat Company, renamed after the RF&P acquired majority control. After May 1, 1872, the connection was made at Quantico Creek." from wikipedia. Prag Collection

Date: 1878
State/Country: Virginia