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    Cornelius Vanderbilt Michigan Central Railroad Autographed Bond Cornelius Vanderbilt (1843-1899), railroad financier, philanthropist, son of William H. Vanderbilt and grandson of Commodore Cornelius Vanderbilt. He served as president of the New York and Harlem Railroad from 1886 until his death. He was a conscientious worker and a director of many corporations. Very attractive bond dated 1881 of the Michigan Central Railroad with lightly cancelled signature of Cornelius Vanderbilt and issued to his father William H. Vanderbilt. An impressive combination. Includes nice portraits of both Cornelius and William H. as well as biographical information. Excellent condition. Quite scarce. From the Syracuse University collection. Accompanied by COA from PSA/DNA.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2005
    13th Wednesday
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