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ELK COAL COMPANY - Incorporated Under the Laws of the State of Utah -
The Bull Elk printed in the center of this one is just so impressive!
Also notice the four early miners standing behind an ore cart at the
top. J. M. Jenson, president. Price - $120
UTAH STOCK CERTIFICATES
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1897 SUNBEAM CONSOLIDATED MINING COMPANY - Incorporated (in 1896) Under the Laws of Utah - Tintic Mining District, Utah printed beneath title. Signed by Marcus E. Jones as vice president. Price - $82.00
CENTENNIAL EUREKA MINING COMPANY -Incorporated (in 1899) Under the Laws
of the State of Maine - The mine was located high above the town of Eureka, Utah. Produced lead, copper, silver and gold. Tintic Mining District - Juab County, Utah. Company president, Robert D. Evans and treasurer, F. W. Batchelder. Price - $50.00
MAY DAY MINING AND MILLING COMPANY - Incorporated Under the Laws
of Utah - What a pleasant name for a mining company! LOCATION OF MINES TINTIC MINING DISTRICT, UTAH printed beneath title. A. Reeves, secretary. Office at Salt Lake City. Shares valued at 25 cents each. Price - $89.00
BULLOCK MINING AND MILLING COMPANY - Incorporated (in 1905) Under the
Laws of the State of Utah - Copper / silver mine located in the Tintic
District. Provo City, Utah printed on the date line. Signed by B. H. Bullock as president and Alfred L. Booth as secretary. Price - $65.00
THE CACTUS MINING COMPANY - Cactus Massachusetts Copper Mines - Frisco,
Utah - The company had offices in Paris, France but the actual
operation was in Beaver County, Utah. The certificate says copper but I
am told that the company produced gold & silver as well. Price - $56.00
THE GRAND CENTRAL MINING COMPANY - Provo City, Utah - Mines Located at
Tintic Mining District, Utah - In 1920, the Grand Central was the
deepest mine in the district, reaching 2600 feet deep! It was quite
rich, producing gold, silver, copper and lead. Signed by John R. Twelves.
Price - $36.00
1903 ERIE COPPER MINING COMPANY - Incorporated (in 1902) Under the Laws of Utah - Location of Mines, Beaver Lake Mining District, Beaver County, Utah (printed beneath number of shares). Offices at Salt Lake City. C. E. Albrook president and L. G. Brown
secretary. Owned 15 claims showing fissure veins in granite. Most of
the copper was found in low-grade sulphide ores but some native copper
was occasionally discovered in the lower workings. Price - $66.00
BINGHAM GALENA MINING COMPANY - Incorporated (in 1921) Under the Laws
of Utah - This operation was likely in Bingham Canyon. Offices at Salt Lake City, Utah. Early stock# 10.
Price - $42.00
THE UTAH MINE - Located at Fish Springs, Utah - Impressive certificate
showing a large Bald Eagle perched on a beehive. Gold company seal.
This was a lead - silver mine located in Juab County.
1909 WARM SPRINGS IRON WORKS - Incorporated (in 1909) Under the Laws of the State of Utah - Issued to L. B. McCornick, who I believe was the son of the well-known Utah banker, W. S. McCornick. Stock# 5
Price - $35.00
1930 UTAH PENNSYLVANIAN OIL COMPANY - Incorporated Under the Laws of the State of Utah. Issued to L. B. McCornick. Office at Salt Lake City.
Price - $25.00
1923 EUREKA METALLURGICAL COMPANY - Incorporated in 1917 - Eureka, Utah - Issued to L. B. McCornick for 1,500 shares. The company was organized to conduct a general metallurgical business, using patents of R. V. Smith for treating carbonate lead-zinc ores. Operated a small mill at Eureka. R. V. Smith signed the certificate as vice president.
Price - $62.00
1920 UTAH ZINC COMPANY - Incorporated Under the Laws of the State of Utah - Issued to L. B. McCornick for 5,000 shares. This company had a zinc oxide plant at Murray, Utah. Office at Salt Lake City.
Price - $30.00
1909 BULLION LEASING COMPANY, LTD. - Incorporated Under the Laws of the State of Utah - Issued to L. B. McCornick for 8,000 shares worth 25 cents each. The very first one issued - Stock# 1. Great vignette showing two early miners loading an ore cart in a tunnel. Office at Salt Lake City, Utah.
CAMP BIRD MINING COMPANY - Incorporated Under the Laws of the State of
Utah - Principal Place of Business, Provo, Utah - Signed by Alanzo Billings as president and Robert Anderson as secretary. Shares 5 cents each. SOLD
1891 THE NATIONAL BUILDING AND LOAN ASSOCIATION OF SALT LAKE CITY - Incorporated in 1890 in the Territory of Utah - Very large and ornate document. This is the only example I have seen. Issued to Lillian Hidley for 10 shares worth $100 each. The text below the vignette reads: AWASATCH LAKE BY MOONLIGHT. This certificate has the largest corporate seal I have ever seen - clearly punched into the lower-left. Signed by Hudson Smith as secretary and H. P. Mason as president. Price - $350
GRADY MOTOR COMPANY - Incorporated Under the Laws of Utah - After
much searching, I could find no reference to this obscure early
western car company. Stock #9. Office at Salt Lake City. Signed by _. M. Grady (I can't read the first initial) who I assume was the founder of the company.
Price - $150
BONNEVILLE ON THE HILL COMPANY - Incorporated Under the Laws of Utah -
At first glance, I thought this was a car racing stock. With some
research, I found that it was an early high-class residential suburb of
Salt Lake City, known for the architectural style of the homes.
Price - $150