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Archives International Auctions / AIA Sale 58 - SESSIONS 1 & 2 - U.S., Chinese & WW Banknotes, Scripophily, Coins and Security Printin - 08/04/2020 / Coins & Paper Money / Stock & Bond - Certificates / Lot 1090
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Co. 1865 I/C Stock Certificate Group. - Baltimore, OH. Lot includes approximately 53 pieces. Odd Shares I/C Capital Stock Certificates, Black text with black border, Scene at top of a train flanked by allegorical women. Fine condition with POC's. The Baltimore and Ohio Railroad was the first common carrier railroad and the oldest railroad in the United States, with its first section opening in 1830. Part of the B&O Railroad's immortality has come from being one of the four featured railroads on the U.S. version of the board game Monopoly; it is the only railroad on the board that did not directly serve Atlantic City, New Jersey.