Beautiful certificate from the Pacific Finance Corporation issued in 1929. This historic document was printed by the Jeffries Banknote Company and has an ornate border around it with a vignette of an allegorical woman. This item has the signatures of the company's officers and is over 82 years old.
In 1936, The Pacific Finance Corporation of California was the largest automobile financing enterprise on the West Coast. In 1944, Robert E. Gross, president of Lockheed Aircraft Corporation, announced that his company had acquired from Transamerica Corporation the majority interest in Pacific Finance Corporation of California. History from Encyberpedia and OldCompany.com (old stock certificate research service)