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Stock certificate of the Lumpkin Chestatee Mining Company assigned to Joseph K. Wing, 1868 Jan. 8

author: Lumpkin Chestatee Mining Company
extent: [2] p.
date: January 8, 1868
summary: Stock certificate of the Lumpkin Chestatee Mining Company assigned to Joseph K. Wing, dated January 8, 1868.
repository: Chestatee Regional Library System, Lumpkin County Branch
collection: Madeleine K. Anthony Collection
box: III-17
folder: 9

Lumpkin Chestatee Mining Company
Wing, Joseph K.
Gold mines and mining--Georgia--Dahlonega
Mining leases--Georgia--Dahlonega
Mineral rights--Georgia--Dahlonega
Capital stock--Georgia--Dahlonega
Dahlonega (Ga.)
Lumpkin County (Ga.)
Stock certificates

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[Note: This page is a stock certificate of the Lumpkin Chestatee Mining Company, featuring an imprint of the company seal and a lithograph of mining operations by A. Hoen & Co. of Baltimore, Maryland.; CHARTERED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF GEORGIA. LUMPKIN CHESTATEE MINING COMPANY. 50 SHARES CAPITAL $1,000,000. SHARES $20 EACH. [added text: Capital increased to $1,200,000.] This Certifies, that Joseph K. Wing, is entitled to Fifty Shares in the Capital Stock of the LUMPKIN CHESTATEE MINING COMPANY, transferable on the Books of the Company, in person or by Attorney on the surrender of this Certificate. WASHINGTON, D.C. January 8, 1868 John R. French Secr. [Secretary] Wm. [William] Windom Prest. [President] Lith. [Lithograph] by A. Hoen & Co. [Company] Balto. [Baltimore]]

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J. R. French Treas. [Treasurer]

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For Value received [blank on form][blank on form] hereby assign the within Stock and Certificate to [blank on form][blank on form]
Washington, D.C. [gap][blank] 18 [gap][blank]
[gap][blank] SEAL
Witness [gap][blank]
For Value received [gap][blank] hereby assign the within Stock and Certificate to [gap][blank]
Washington, D.C. [gap][blank] 18 [gap][blank]
J. K. Wing SEAL
Witness [gap][blank]

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