|Title||Stock certificate: Hudson Car Company, State of New Jersey, Hoboken, unissued. N.d., not earlier than 1868.|
|Object Name||Certificate, Stock|
|Collection||Hoboken Commerce Collection|
|Credit||Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.|
|Scope & Content||
Hudson Car Company, State of New Jersey, Hoboken, unissued stock certificate. No date, circa 1868. Engraved in black ink on banknote paper, ca. 6-1/2" high x 15-3/8" wide (certificate portion 11" wide); irregular trimmed edges.
Vignette depiction of a coal train with a bridge at top center; small vignette of a train and a factory at bottom center between signature lines for Secretary and President. Capital $1,000,000. Shares $100 each.
Company was incorporated in 1868 according to summary lists of NJ legislative acts of the period. Other information has not been found related to the the company such as if it was to manufacture railroad coal cars or to sell / lease them.
|Year Range from||1868|
|Year Range to||1870|
Hudson Car Company
|Caption||certificate portion of front|
Business & Commerce