Description

    Henry Algernon du Pont Wilmington & Northern Railroad Autographed Stock Henry Algernon du Pont (1838-1926), Civil War Army officer, U.S. Senator, industrialist and partner in E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Co. He graduated from West Point at the head of his class in 1861. In command of artillery, he served most commendably in many battles. He received the rank of lieutenant colonel in 1864 and received the Congressional Medal of Honor for distinguished services and gallantry at Cedar Creek. He later became a member of E. I. Du Pont. Later he became president of the Wilmington and Northern Railroad. Great 1895 stock of this railroad signed by du Pont as president. Slight signs of faded red manuscript cancellation and hole cancelled as normally found. Very fine condition. Includes biographical information. Scarce and so very popular due to his Civil War connection. Accompanied by COA from PSA/DNA.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Small Flat (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2005
    13th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 186

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    15% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 44 days left to consign to the 2018 March 17 Texana Grand Format Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Thanks a million for getting approval to sell my Civil War Hospital Death Ledger! You made them AND ME , a nice profit. You are the best!
    Ed W.,
    Mount Vernon, OH
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 December 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 December 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $1,735,744