Beautifully engraved signed but unissued certificate from the Ontario Steel Products Company, Limited . This historic document was printed by British American Bank Note of Ottawa and has an ornate border around it with a vignette of an allegorical woman in forn of a steel plant. This item has the printed signature of the Company's President.
Ontario Steel Products Company, Limited is one of the leading Canadian manufacturers of automotive components and of metal and plastic products for consumer and industrial markets. It has plants in Gananoque, Oshawa, Chatham and Milton in Ontario, and subsidiaries in Toronto, Clayton, N.Y. and Lacolle, Quebec. All this started in Gananoque, where the company's ancestors, D. F. Jones & Company and the Gananoque Spring Manufacturing Company, were founded in 1852 and 1860 respectively.