Nice post-Civil War prospectus for an Initial Public Offering of stock in the People's Gas Company of Baltimore.
'The want of another Gas Company in the City of Baltimore has induced this enterprise...'
“The Gas-light Company of Baltimore,” “The People's,” and “The Consumers' Mutual Gas-light Company” on July 1, 1880, consolidated.
Cover detached from insides. Gnawed at bottom, carries through whole document. Deep vertical fold, staining on outside of back cover.
8 ⅞" x 5 ⅝"