Here is a bond certificate of the Canal & Claiborne Railroad Co., face value $1000. It was issued May 1, 1896 as part of a gold mortgage bond issue of $800,000, maturing in 50 years. It carries Cox catalog number CAN-453-B-21. Ir was printed by the Homer Lee Bank Note Co. of New York. The top view is an enlargement of the vignette, showing the little streetcar in operation. The company name can be read on the side of the car.
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