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Title Bond, blank certificate: Hoboken City Water Scrip. $500. 1869.
Object Name Bond
Catalog Number 2013.069.0023
Collection Hoboken Government & Politics Collection
Credit Gift of Estate of Robert Maier by sister, Michelle Maier.
Scope & Content Blank bond certificate: Hoboken City Water Scrip. $500. 1869. Unissued.

Engraved printed paper, 11-5/8" high x 17-1/4" wide including record stub (certificate portion ca. 12-3/4" wide.) Reverse unprinted. Un-numbered. Text of bond portion is in notes.

Two copies; condition varies (both creased and wrinkled.) As received: apparently removed from a bound record book.

Printed by: Snyder, Black & Sturn, 92 William St., N.Y.
Notes Archives 2013.069.0023


No. ___________ $ __________

United States of America
State of New Jersey

This is to Certify, that the Mayor and Council of the City of Hoboken
are indebted to _______________ or _________ assigns in the sum of Five Hundred
Dollars lawful money of the United States of America to be paid on the first day of ____________
One Thousand eight hundred and ___________ with interest hereon to be computed from the date
hereof as and after the rate of _________ per cent per annum payable semi-annually to the order of
the holder hereof at the First National Bank of Hoboken.

This Bond is issued for money borrowed by the Water Commissioners of the City
of Hoboken, under the provisions of An act of the Legislature of the State of New Jersey, entitled
An act to authorize the Water Commissioners of the City of Hoboken, to contract for and intro-
duce Water into said City and provide for the payment thereof, approved March 20th, 1857,
and supplement thereto approved, March 2nd, 1869, __________________
_____________________ and by said acts is made a lien on all real estate within the corporate limits of said City, for the payment of the principal and interest
on the said Bond.

In Witness Whereof, a majority of the said Water Commissioners
have signed this Bond and the Mayor of the City of Hoboken has counter-
signed the same and caused the Seal of Corporation to be affixed thereto, this
___________ day of _______________ 18 ____________

______________________ President

______________________ Mayor

Date 1869
Year Range from 1869
Year Range to 1869
Search Terms Board of Water Commissioners, Hoboken
City Council, Hoboken
First National Bank of Hoboken
Caption bond portion (enhanced)
Imagefile 248\20130690023-3.TIF
Classification Water
Government & Politics