Portland Company stock certificate, July 1881

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Portland Company stock certificate, July 1881

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Sumner C. Rand's name is on a certificate for three shares of Portland Company stock, dated July 1881.

George F. Morse, treasurer; and by E.H. Daveis, president of the Portland Company, signed the certificate.

The company sold stock to support its growing manufacturing needs. The Portland Company was a locomotive fabricator and steel foundry. They built a variety of engines.

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About This Item

  • Title: Portland Company stock certificate, July 1881
  • Creation Date: 1881
  • Subject Date: 1881
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 242, Box 3 Stock
  • Collection: Portland Company records
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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