Beautiful certificate from the Colorado Investment Company issued in 1884, This historic document was printed by the W. E. Badeau, New York and has an ornate border around it with a vignette of an Eagle with a Union Shield. This item has the signatures of the Company's President, C. N. Holden and Secretary, John B. Alley and is over 122 years old.
The Colorado Investment Company was incorporated in New York and owned the Sovereign Mining company in Colorado. The Sovereign Mining Company owned mining claims in Colorado of which 660 acres were patented from 1887 to 1904.