A beautiful stock certificate from one of Philadelphia's vast array of trolley companies - the Empire Passenger Railway Company of the City of Philadelphia ... [ View ]
In 1868, memberships, or seats are first made saleable by the New York Stock Exchange. The going rate of $7,000 to $8,000 represents about $80,000 in today's dollars. Not bad, considering that seats now sell for more than $1.5 million.
POB 223     |     Cold Spring NY 10516
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