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:

Schell, Augustus
 
1812-1884
 
Lawyer and head of Tammany Hall (1872-1884). Advisor to both Cornelius Vanderbilt and Jay Gould. Prominent New York Democrat who rebuilt Tammany Hall after Tweed scandal.


Company
Certificate
Role
Buffalo & Erie Rail Road CoBUF-317-O-50bondholder
Chicago & Canada Southern Railway CoCHI-099-S-50president
(The) Cincinnati & Springfield Railway CoCIN-836-B-45vice-president of LS&MS
The Dunkirk Allegheny Valley & Pittsburgh Railroad CoDUN-476-S-40stockholder
Joliet & Northern Indiana Railroad CoJOL-357-S-50stockholder
The Mahoning Coal Rail Road (Railroad) CoMAH-364-S-45executor
New York Central Sleeping Car CoNEW-545-S-41president
New York Central Sleeping Car CoNEW-545-S-42
New York Central Sleeping Car CoNEW-545-S-42president
New York Central Sleeping Car CoNEW-545-S-42stockholder
The New York & Harlem Rail Road (Railroad Rail-Road) CoNEW-609-O-07owner
The New York & Harlem Rail Road (Railroad Rail-Road) CoNEW-609-O-20stockholder
The New York & Harlem Rail Road (Railroad Rail-Road) CoNEW-609-S-30stockholder
Northern Central Michigan Railroad CoNOR-603-S-50president
Northern Central Michigan Railroad CoNOR-603-S-50stockholder
Northern Central Michigan Railroad CoNOR-603-S-50attorney
The Pittsburgh McKeesport & Youghiogheny Railroad CoPIT-616-S-51executor
The Spuyten Duyvil & Port Morris Railroad CoSPU-500-S-50stockholder


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
1873Collector Contribution
1882Collector Contribution
1882William Knadler


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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