BELMONT, AUGUST
At the age of fourteen, Belmont began working at the office of the Rothschilds in Frankfurt, Germany. His skill for finance won him numerous promotions within the company until in 1837, during the financial panic, he formed his own company in New York with his only tangible asset being that of his agency in the U.S. for the Rothschilds. Within a few years, Belmont was one of the leading bankers in the nation.

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Highly Graphic Germania Fire Insurance Co. Issued To August Belmont

 BELMONT, AUGUST
1864, New York. Stock certificate for 60 shares. Black. Vignette of a mythic female with sword and shield under large tree at left. Issued to August Belmont though not signed by him. Adhesive revenue stamp. Pen cancelled. An early certificate issued to August Belmont with wonderful graphics. Pen cancelled. VF.
Catalog: # SB-4147
State: New York
Topic: Famous People on Stocks and Bonds
Price: $300.00

Issued To Trustees Of August Belmont

 BELMONT, AUGUST
1890, Illinois. Stock certificate for one hundred shares in the Peoria & Bureau Valley Railroad Company issued to “W. Luttgen Trustee under will of Aug. Belmont” Black / White. Vignette of Native Americans watching a train pass at top center. Stamp and punch cancelled. Overall Extremely Fine.
Catalog: # SB-4586
State: Illinois
Topic: Famous People on Stocks and Bonds
Price: $50.00

Northern Pacific Railroad Co. Issued To And Signed On Verso By August Belmont

 BELMONT, AUGUST
1884, New York. Stock certificate for 100 shares. Green. Vignette of a locomotive at top center. Issued to and signed on verso by August Belmont. Some light pinholes. Punch and stamp cancelled.
Catalog: # SB-4109
State: New York
Topic: Famous People on Stocks and Bonds
Price: $350.00

Northern Pacific Railroad Company Stock Issued To August Belmont & Co. And Signed On Verso By August Belmont

 BELMONT, AUGUST
1883, New York. Stock certificate for 100 shares. GreenBlack. Engraved vignette of a steam locomotive at top center, nice portrait vignette of Frederick Billings at bottom. Issued to and signed on verso by AUGUST BELMONT (1816 - 1890). Financier; Diplomat. At the age of fourteen, Belmont began working at the office of the Rothschilds in Frankfurt, Germany. His skill for finance won him numerous promotions within the company until in 1837, during the financial panic, he formed his own company in New York with his only tangible asset being that of his agency in the U.S. for the Rothschilds. Within a few years, Belmont was one of the leading bankers in the nation
Catalog: # NP-1023
State: New York
Topic: Railroad
Price: $250.00

Northern Pacific Railroad Stock Issued To But Not Signed By August Belmont

 BELMONT, AUGUST
1883, New York. Stock certificate for 100 shares. Green\Black. Engraved vignette of a steam locomotive at top center, nice portrait vignette of Frederick Billings at bottom. Issued to AUGUST BELMONT but not signed by him. At the age of fourteen, Belmont began working at the office of the Rothschilds in Frankfurt, Germany. His skill for finance won him numerous promotions within the company until in 1837, during the financial panic, he formed his own company in New York with his only tangible asset being that of his agency in the U.S. for the Rothschilds. Within a few years, Belmont was one of the leading bankers in the nation. Extremely Fine.
Catalog: # NP-1027
Condition: Extremely Fine
State: New York
Topic: Railroad
Price: $125.00

Oregon And Transcontinental Company Stock Issued To And Signed On Verso By August Belmont

 BELMONT, AUGUST
1880, New York and Oregon. Stock certificate for 100 shares of the Oregon and Transcontinental Company. GreenBlack. Engraved panoramic view of Indians overlooking a riverside town with passing steam locomotives. Issued to and signed on verso by AUGUST BELMONT AUGUST (1816-1890). Financier; Diplomat. At the age of fourteen, Belmont began working at the office of the Rothschilds in Frankfurt, Germany. His skill for finance won him numerous promotions within the company until in 1837, during the financial panic, he formed his own company in New York with his only tangible asset being that of his agency in the U.S. for the Rothschilds. Within a few years, Belmont was one of the leading bankers in the nation. The Oregon and Transcontinental was organized by Henry Villard as a holding company for a vast empire of Nortwestern railway and improvement interests to better integrate them into a harmonized system of railways. The certificate is punch and stamp cancelled. Belmont's signature on verso remains uncancelled and bold. A few pinholes. Fine.
Catalog: # SB-2946
State: Oregon
Topic: Famous People on Stocks and Bonds
Price: $450.00