ILLINOIS/WISCONSIN. NEW YORK. 6% F.M. Land Grant Gold Bond of $1000. black, red seal. No 3097. Formed 1873 as a successor to the Chicago, Wisconsin & Canada Ry. Co. Built a 406-mile line from Chicago to Superior WI, later part of the Chicago, St.Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha RR Co. Company apparently formed by Sir Henry Tyler, President of the Grand Trunk Railway of Canada, and director of a number of U.S. rails with a strong British interest. Large format, with train vignette, also side-wheeler riverboat. Uncancelled.
Date: 1 January 1881
Startprice: € 80