Lot #136
Cornelius Vanderbilt Twice-Signed Dividend Ledger

Hudson River Railroad stockholder list signed twice by Cornelius Vanderbilt

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Estimate: $1500+

Description

Hudson River Railroad stockholder list signed twice by Cornelius Vanderbilt

Twice-signed DS, signed "C. Vanderbilt," on behalf of William M. Parks, one page both sides, 11 x 17.25, October 15, 1866. Hudson River Railroad Company financial document listing stockholders' receipts for dividends, signed in ink by Vanderbilt to confirm receipt of $20,520 as a dividend for 5400 shares held by Parks. Reverse is also signed by four members of the Schermerhorn family, as well as by James Roosevelt, the eldest son of Franklin D. Roosevelt. In fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts, Ft. Animation
  • Dates: #637 - Ended June 15, 2022





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