Oregon & Transcontinental Co. Issued To Drexel, Morgan & Co. Signed On Verso J. P. Morgan
1882, New York. Stock certificate for one hundred shares. Green. Vignette of Native Americans and a locomotive at center. Issued to Drexel, Morgan & Co. and signed
“Drexel Morgan and Co” on verso by J.P. Morgan. Punch cancellation not affecting signature.
South And North Alabama RR Co. Signed On Verso As Trustee By J. Pierpont Morgan
1873. Bond #2927 for 200 pounds sterling bearing 6% interest. Black. Lovely engraved vignette of a steam locomotive in foreground of a panoramic river view. Coupons below. Signed on verso by Morgan as a trustee of the railroad. The road originated during the Civil War to quickly connect the Red Mountain iron and coal fields to Selma, Alabama and utilized the route that had been previously surveyed for the Alabama Central Railroad. It operated about 17 miles from the Cahaba River to the Alabama & Tennessee River Railroad at Calera. One Of Only 13 Signed By Morgan That Surfaced Over 20 Years Ago. Uncancelled and Very Fine.