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Kansas City, Mexico & Orient Railway Company signed by August Busch

Inv# AG1387
Kansas City, Mexico & Orient Railway Company signed by August Busch
State(s): Kansas
Years: 1914

Stock issued to "Lily Busch, August A. Busch and Charles Negel, trustees, U/w of Adolphus busch, deceased," and signed on verso by August Anheuser Busch, Sr. (1865-1934). Brewing magnate who served as president and CEO of Anheuser-Busch from 1913-1934.

Conceived in 1900 by A.E. Stilwell, the Kansas City, Mexico and Orient Railway was the predecessor to the Chihuahua al Pacifico railroad in Mexico. In the wake of a 1912 bankruptcy, the AT & SF acquired the line in 1928, largely in order to gain access to the west Texas oil fields.

Condition: Excellent
Item ordered may not be exact piece shown. All original and authentic.
Price: $400.00