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Hopkinton Schools, image #7, Stock Certificate 1841

Hopkinton Schools, image #7, Stock Certificate 1841

Item Information

Title:
Hopkinton Schools, image #7, Stock Certificate 1841
Description:
1841 stock certificate purchased by Thomas Bucklin. It represented 22 shares valued at 550 dollars and was signed by treasurer and businessman Lee Claflin and by clerk S.D. Davenport. The high school also known as Hopkinton Academy was incorporated in the 1840's and was financed by share holders.
Name on Item:
Dutton & Wentworth's Print, Boston, Mass.
Date:
1841
Format:
Documents
Genre:
Certificates
Location:
Hopkinton Public Library
Collection (local):
Hopkinton Public Library Treasure Room Collection
Subjects:
Hopkinton High School (Hopkinton, Mass.)
Stock certificate--Hopkinton High School (Hopkinton, Mass.)
Hopkinton Academy Corporation (Hopkinton, Mass.)
Places:
MassachusettsMiddlesex (county)Hopkinton
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Terms of Use:
Please request permission to use image by contacting Hopkinton Public Library in advance at hopkintonlibrary@hopkintonma.gov or 508-497-9777.
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Notes:
One certificate among many from a bound register of commercially printed stock options created in 1841.
From the Hopkinton Public Library Treasure Room
Language:
English
Identifier:
box 26
hopkinton_schools_image_no7_stock_certificate_1841