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Certificate for five shares of stock in the American Express Company, dated October 21, 1853 and signed by Wells Fargo founders Henry Wells (president) and William Fargo (secretary).
Certificate for 10 shares of stock in Jay Gould’s Erie Railway Company dated October 13, 1869 and signed by Gould as president.
Stock certificate for 10 shares in the Ford Motor Company of Canada, signed by Henry Ford as president in 1908.
Stock certificate for 50 shares in Gray Goose Airways, dated September 13, 1937.
Stock certificate designed by Martha Stewart for her media and consumer product company, dated July 2, 2002.
This certificate for 250 shares of stock in the Standard Oil Company is issued to William Rockefeller and signed by John D. Rockefeller (president) and Henry Flagler (Secretary).
This bond, dated January 17, 1792, was owned and signed by George Washington while he was president. It is for $185.98 of assumed debt; interest was paid from January 1, 1792.