Steel Engravings and Illustrations

1907 North Butte Mining Company, Capital Stock Certificate (Cancelled)

Printed by the American Bank Note Company, New York

Original stock certificate with lots of detail, issued September 24, 1907. Serial number 25293 (printed in red), punch cancelled in several places.

The North Butte Mining Company, in Butte, Montana, was incorporated under Minnesota law on April 1, 1905, by Charles A. Duncan, Louis W. Powell, and Joseph B. Cotton. Capitalization was authorized at $9,000,000, although no more than $6,000,000 was ever actually issued. James Hoatson of Calumet, Michigan, was president of the company with Charles Duncan, Joseph Cotton, and Frederick R. Kennedy, all of Duluth, Minnesota, as officers and Arthur C. Carson as the first general manager.

This is one of the earliest issues of stock, for this company, that I could find in the market.

Great looking signatures on front and back. Condition is Very Good/Excellent, with no writing, no rips, no stains, has 2 crease folds.

Year/Era: 1907
Condition: Very Good/Excellent
Inventory no.: 389100243