Twenty-Third Street Railway Co. (112485)

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Twenty-Third Street Railway Co.   (112485)
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Two certificates. The company was chartered on January 29, 1872, then was consolidated into the Metropolitan Street Railway in December 1893. That company went bankrupt in 1908.

1. #11. I/U, $1000, 5% 50 year Improvement and Refunding Mortgage Gold bearer bond. Issued Jan 1, 1912. signed S.M. Tyler President , embossed seal, Orange, vignette electric street car l-r w/passenger boarding. "1000" white print over orange underprint. Coupons attached 39-100 ( allegorical female vignette). Revenue 40c stamp on reverse. EF.

2. #1495, I/C, 4192 shares @ $100 par issued November 30, 1914. illegible signature, Black, embossed seal, vignette top allegorical figures w/mountain scene and bottom street car #25 l-r. Six revenue stamps on reverse ( 2c, 10c, $1 and $100). American Bank Note Co. Cancel punched. VF

Provenance: Ken Prag Collection
Country (if not USA):
State: New York
Date: 192-14