Lot 1566: ALASKA PACKERS ASSOCIATION
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 27 September 1937 CALIFORNIA. SAN FRANCISCO. Less than 100 Shares of $100. orange, black. No 347. Superb vignette of a great sailing-clipper at sea. Inc.1893 by the California Packing Co., to can salmon on the Pacific Coast. Operated 13 salmon canneries in Alaska and on Puget Sound WA, 2 large salmon-hatcheries in Alaska, numerous fishing- and salting-stations, and a large fleet of vessels. Properties included Alameda waterfront, and orchard/farm land near Sacramento. Seal shows the company flag.
Condition Report: VF-EF