[NH] Blodget Canal Company signed by Samuel Blodget, 1799
Blodget Canal Company Colonial Stock Certificate, One Share un-issued, not dated. Signed by Samuel Blodget as President. Center fold; Excellent condition.
This was the earliest operational canal in American and extended from Amoskeag Falls in New Hampshire to the Merrimac River.
Samuel Blodget (1724-1807) a New Hampshire merchant and canal builder. Blodget as a industrialist visionary foresaw the need for canals to open trade to the Boston and Concord areas.