Lot 1519: SOUTHERN PACIFIC RAIL ROAD CO.
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 12 October 1870 TEXAS. MARSHALL/HALLSVILLE. Shares of $100. black. No 152. Inc. about 1868 to build an 800-mile line Shreveport LA to Rio Grande del Norte TX. By this date some 56 miles had been built from Shreveport. Not to be confused with the giant Southern Pacific RR. This company was absorbed by the Texas & Pacific in 1871, and by the Missouri Pacific in 1976. Vignette of Indians watching a freight-train.
Condition Report: VF