Ohio & Mississippi RW Stock 1893

Ohio & Mississippi RW Stock 1893
Item# RR-146b
Regular price: $30.00
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Product Description

1893 Ohio & Mississippi RW Stock Certificate. Very attractive steam locomotive vignette on this scripophily document. The Ohio and Mississippi Railway operated between Cincinnati, Ohio, and East St. Louis, Illinois from 1857 to 1893. On October 6, 1866, an Adams Express Co car was robbed by the Reno Gang just east of Seymour, Indiana becoming the first train robbery in US history. In 1893, the Ohio & Mississippi merged with the Baltimore and Ohio SW RW, which is now part of CSX Transportation. This antique stock certificate is in VF+ condition.