Beautifully engraved certificate from the E-Systems, Inc. issued no later than 1972. This historic document was printed by American Bank Note Company and has an ornate border around it with a vignette of an allegorical man holding electrons with a globe in the background with old computers below. This item has the printed signatures of the Company's President, John Dixon and Secretary and is over 44 years old.
On May 8, 1995, Raytheon, based in Lexington, Mass., completed the acquisition of E-Systems Inc., a maker of spy electronics for the military. Raytheon paid $2.3 billion in cash for E-Systems.