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Catalog Number 1997.158.1
Object Name stock certificate, book
Scope & Content stock certificate; green

REMARKS:One [1] book of certificates, printed for the Umpqua Copper Company of Douglas County. Stock was issued at a par value of $0.25 each. D.C. Burns is listed on the certificate as President of the Company.; Each certificate, with its receipt stub, recorded the name of the purchaser and the number of shares purchased. Some of the certificates have been removed, and the stubs are the only remaining record. Most of the certificates in this book, however, are marked "Cancelled". Many were issued to members of the Rowley family; one certificate [stub only remaining] was issued to William Hart Hamilton of Medford, Oregon.
Creator Umpqua Copper Company
Title Book of Stock Certificates, Umpqua Copper Company
Collection ARCHIVES AND MANUSCRIPTS
Accession number 1997.158