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Archives International Auctions / AIA Sale 59 U.S., Chinese & World Banknotes, Scripophily, Coins and SPE - 07/05/2020 / Coins & Paper Money / Stock & Bond - Certificates / Lot 474
International Steam Pump Co. Specimen Bond. - New Jersey, 1909, International Steam Pump Company, $1000, 5%�Specimen Gold Bond,�Olive green and black with giant steam pump with small man standing next to it. XF condition. Specimen overprints,� ABNC. Benjamin Guggenheim was elected president of the company in 1909. He was one of seven sons of Swiss-born industrialist Meyer Guggenheim and was sometimes called the �Silver Prince,� and earned his nickname from his interests in Silver mining in Colorado. Guggenheim started building mining machinery that later became part of the International Steam Pump Company in 1906. He tragically perished in the Titanic disaster of 1912. Rare bond from this historic Guggenheim owned company.