SUBMARINE SIGNAL COMPANY.....1922 STOCK CERTIFICATE

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  • Sold Date: Sep 03, 2013
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The company was established in 1901 in Boston, Massachusetts. They were the first commercial company to conduct under water soud research & to develop equipment to be used for navigation safety. The company was considered the leading under water sound experts in the United States. They were the major supplier of sonar equipment to the U.S Navy during World War II. They merged into Raytheon in 1946.

Common Stock Certificate Number 2626.......Dated May 6,1922......For 25 shares......In favor of Earl W. Sinclair.....Registered by Old Colony Trust Company.........Countersigned by State Street Tust Company......certificate printed by American Bank Note Company, New York & Boston......Attractive green border......Unusual vignette featuring a large sailing vessel in rough waters on the high seas......The certificate is in good condition

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