Moses Taylor - Delaware, Lackawanna and Western RailroadInv# AG1209
Moses Taylor (1806-1882), Very Important 19th Century Banker and Capitalist. Starting as an importer and sugar broker, he became president of the City Bank, NY in 1855-1882. In the panic of 1857, he gained a controlling interest in the Delaware, Lackawanna, and Western RR. He was also associated with Cyrus W. Field in the first Atlantic cable attempt. Civil War dated 1863-64 Bond Transfer boldly signed by Taylor. Rare and Very Important!!!
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