American Steamship Company

American Steamship Company
Item# 1152

American Steamship Company
In 1903, Mr. John J. Boland, Sr. and Mr. Adam E. Cornelius, Sr. form the partnership of Boland and Cornelius (the ship John J. Boland is depicted on this certificate). The American Steamship Company is subsequently incorporated in 1907. The original fleet consisted of three bulk vessels.

In 1967, the Oswego Shipping Company purchased the company, then in 1973, the company was again purchased, this time by transportation giant GATX.

Certificate: Capital Stock, unissued/uncanceled, early 1900s

Printer: Goes

Dimensions: 9 1/4 (h) x 11 1/4 (w)

State: NY-New York

Subject Matter: Maritime and Related | Shipping Lines | Unissued Pieces

Vignette Topic(s): Ship Featured

Condition: No fold lines or cancels, and some toning from age.

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