Beautiful certificate from the Casa Grande Mining and Smelting Company issued in 1902. This historic document was printed by the New York Bank Note Company and has an ornate border around it with a vignette of mountains and an antlered deer . This item has the hand signatures of the Company'sOfficers, and is over 116 years old.
CASA GRANDE MINING & SMELTING CO. ARIZONA. Office: 66 Broadway, New York. Mine office: Casa Grande, Pinal Co., Ariz. Organized June 14, 1902, under laws of Arizona, with capitalization $5,000,000. F. W. Pope, president; J. Douglass Taitt, secretary; H. H. Douglass, treasurer. Lands, 165 acres, 28 miles south of Casa Grande. Main shaft 15(Y. A mere stock-robbing device, put out with aid of a lying prospectus by that notorious gang of "mining" sharpers, Douglass, Lacey & Co. Mines Register 1905