Collectible Stocks and Bonds from North American Railroads     by Terry Cox

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Known autograph occurrences
on collectible certificates


This represents a full listing of railroad-related certificates
known to exist with the celebrity autograph of:

Gould, Jay
1836-1892
 
Originally Jason; railroad stock manipulator and later prominent executive; with Drew and Fisk, battled Commodore Vanderbilt over Erie (1867-1868); president Erie (1868-1872); tried to corner gold market with Drew and Fisk which caused Panic of 1869; later controlled Western Union, New York City elevated railways, Union Pacific, Missouri Pacific, MKT, and many more railroads; (signature most valuable on non-MKT items and will often exceed prices shown in catalog)


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Company
Certificate
Role
Buffalo Bradford & Pittsburgh Rail Road (Railroad) CoBUF-117-S-40vice-president
Credit Mobilier of AmericaCRE-056-S-50president
Elmira Jefferson & Canandaigua Rail Road CoELM-588-S-50president
Elmira Jefferson & Canandaigua Rail Road CoELM-588-S-50president and stockholder
Erie Railway CoERI-057-B-35president
Erie Railway CoERI-057-O-50
Erie Railway CoERI-057-S-52president
Erie Railway CoERI-057-S-53president
Hannibal Union Depot CoHAN-542-S-40president
(The) International & Great Northern Railroad (Rail Road) CoINT-395-S-45president
Kansas City Leavenworth & Atchison Railway CoKAN-480-S-30stockholder
(The) Lexington & Southern Railway CoLEX-625-S-50stockholder
Missouri Kansas & Texas Railway CoMIS-716-S-15president
Missouri Kansas & Texas Railway CoMIS-716-S-15stockholder and president
Missouri Kansas & Texas Railway CoMIS-716-S-15stockholder
Missouri Kansas & Texas Railway CoMIS-716-S-16president
Missouri Kansas & Texas Railway CoMIS-716-S-17president and stockholder
Missouri Kansas & Texas Railway CoMIS-716-S-17president
Missouri Kansas & Texas Railway CoMIS-716-S-17stockholder and president
Missouri Kansas & Texas Railway CoMIS-716-S-17stockholder
Montana Union Railway CoMON-422-S-30stockholder
New Jersey Southern Rail Road CoNEW-255-B-55president
New Jersey Southern Rail Road CoNEW-255-S-50president
(The) Nyack & Northern Railroad CoNYA-475-S-50stockholder
Oil Creek & Allegheny River Rail Way CoOIL-467-S-50astockholder
Oil Creek & Allegheny River Rail Way CoOIL-467-S-50bstockholder
(The) Rensselaer & Saratoga Rail Road (Rail-Road, Railroad) CoREN-900a-O-30stockholder
Saratoga & Whitehall Rail Road CoSAR-762-O-45attorney
Saratoga & Whitehall Rail Road CoSAR-762-O-50
Saratoga & Whitehall Rail Road CoSAR-762-S-55president
St Joseph & Western Railroad CoSTJ-981-S-50stockholder
St Louis Iron Mountain & Southern Railway CoSTL-435-S-25stockholder and president
St Louis Kansas & Arizona Railway CoSTL-459-S-40stockholder
Terminal Railroad of East St LouisTER-074-S-29stockholder
Troy Salem & Rutland Rail Road CoTRO-750-B-50president and/or trustee
Troy Salem & Rutland Rail Road CoTRO-750-B-50president, trustee
Troy Salem & Rutland Rail Road CoTRO-750-O-10stockholder
The Vineland Rail Road CoVIN-668-S-55president


Autograph samples


Please note: I do NOT authenticate autographs. These samples were provided
by collectors and dealers who had evidence to believe these are valid
signatures. Please contact me if you discover evidence to the contrary.

DateAutograph sampleSource
1865Collector Contribution
1872Collector Contribution
1880Collector Contribution
1880Collector Contribution (JT)
1880Terry Cox
1880Collector Contribution
1880Collector Contribution
1881Collector Contribution (JT)
1881- Collector Contribution -
1887Collector Contribution
1887Collector Contribution


Please help by sending images of additional autographs, or
better images than those shown here. Scan them at high
resolution (about 300 dpi) with about one inch (2 cm) space around
the signature. Since handwriting changes with age,
please include the date of the autograph.



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