Sunday, July 7, 2013

Stocks and bonds from Alaska and Yukon

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  • Title : Alaska & Yukon - Stocks and Bonds
  • Author : Dick Hanscom
  • ID : no ISBN number; published 2002 by Alaska Rare Coins
  • Languages : English
  • Number of pages : 344
  • Images : over 500 black and white images
  • Index : 1. on company names, 2. on subject (other relevant words appearing in the names on the certificates)

This reference catalogue lists up over 700 stocks and bonds from companies operating in Alaska or Yukon whatever the nature of their activities : platinum and gold mining, copper, tin and coal mining, petroleum, aviation, railroads, transport and trading, fisheries, livestock, fur trading, banks, state and city bonds, telephone and telegraph and more.

The author has ordered the entries by company name. Certificates are described with the following data fields : name of the company, place of incorporation, date of incorporation and issue, color, capital and shares, size, coupons, printer and other information. 

Yes, you've read it correctly : over 500 images. Most of which I have never seen before.
Recommended for anyone attracked to scripophily from Alaska or Yukon !


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