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J. H. Wade - Valley Railway Co - Stock Certificate

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J. H. Wade - Valley Railway Co - Stock Certificate
State(s): Ohio
Years: 1880's

J. H. Wade(1811-1890), Financier. Wade was one of the founders of the American commercial telegraph system. He started as an itinerant painter of portraits and branched out into photography when he learned of the invention of the daguerreotype and purchased a camera to widen his field of portraiture. OH, 1880's Stock with bold lightly hole cancelled signature of Wade at front as President. Very Rare!!!

A stock certificate is issued by businesses, usually companies. A stock is part of the permanent finance of a business. Normally, they are never repaid, and the investor can recover his/her money only by selling to another investor. Most stocks, or also called shares, earn dividends, at the business's discretion, depending on how well it has traded. A stockholder or shareholder is a part-owner of the business that issued the stock certificates.

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Price: $200.00