Beautiful certificate from the Catskill and Albany Steam Boat Company, Limited issued in 1885. This historic document has an ornate border around it with a vignette of a steam boat. This item has the signatures of the Company's President, John C. Hogeboom and Secretary, A Frank B Chace and is over 125 years old.
Only 4 issued pieces from this company are known. The Catskill and Albany Steam-boat Company owned the steamer "City of Hudson".