Collectible Stocks and Bonds from North American Railroads     by Terry Cox

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One of original colonies
Became state: June 25, 1788

The image of the Virgina state seal is a popular element on many railroad certificates. While some certificates are known from small railroads, the vast majority of Virginia certificates come from major roads including the C&O, N&W, Norfolk Southern, ACL, Seaboard, and other such companies.

An amazon representation of Virtus holds a spear and stands above the vanquished form of Tyranny. Below are the words Sic semper tyrannis (Thus ever to tyrants.)



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