Beautiful certificate from the Western Improvement Company issued in 1884. This historic document was printed by the Colgate & Hetch Company and has an ornate border around it with a vignette of a locomotive. This item has the original signatures of the Company's President, and Secretary, and is over 129 years old.
The Western Improvement Company was in business to purchase and develop mines; to construct and equip railroads, steamboats and other vessels ; to build and equip mills, furnaces, etc., and to manufacture, buy and sell all machinery and appliances necessary to the carrying on of said business. History from Encyberpedia and OldCompany.com (old stock certificate research service)