Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney (1899-1992). Whitney was the grandson of Cornelius Vanderbilt and William C. Whitney, as well as the son of Harry Payne Whitney. He was a financier who co-founded the Aviation Corporation of the Americas and Pan American Airways, and co-produced Gone With The Wind.


Early Pan Am Stock Issued To And Signed On Verso By Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney

1933, Delaware. Stock certificate for 100 shares of Pan American Airways Corp. Purple/Black. Issued to and signed on verso by CORNELIUS VANDERBILT WHITNEY Financier, co-founder of Aviation Corporation of the Amercas and Pan American Airways. The son on Harry Payne Whitney and the grandson of Cornelius Vanderbilt, Whitney was one of the wealthiest men in America and provided critical financial support for Juan Trippe's plans for the airline business during the late 1920's and early 1930's. Facsimilie signature of Juan Trippe. Punch cancellations not affecting signature. Very fine.
Catalog: # SB-2127
Topic: Famous People on Stocks and Bonds
Price: $400.00