Beautiful certificate from the Belmont County issued no later than 1871. This historic document was printed by the Hatch & Company and has an ornate border around it with a vignette of a farmer sitting in a field with a fruit and wheat harvest laid out next to him. This item is over 138 years old. Punched Cancelled.
Belmont County is a county located in the state of Ohio. It is part of the Wheeling, West Virginia Metropolitan Statistical Area. As of 2000, the population was 70,226. Its county seat is St. Clairsville. The county takes its name from the French for "beautiful mountain".