Auction Name: 2021 September 25 - 26 Including the Brook Mahoney Collection of George Washington Inaugural Buttons. Americana & Political Signature Auction
Lot Number: 43563
Shortcut to Lot: HA.com/6240-43563
Wells Fargo Signed American Express Stock Certificate. 12" X 8 ½" paper stock certificate signed by William G. Fargo and his partner Henry Wells. Thomas Sniuyard bought the shares at $500 per share; he bought 15 for $7,500. When this is adjusted for inflation, that's over $120,000! The piece is in fine condition.