Vanderbilt – State of New York World War I Bonus Bond. Obtained business training in offices of his father’s railroad system. Owned a great Steam Yacht “The Warrior”. Exceptional estate at Hyde Park on the Hudson. Director of many railroads and other corporations. Along with his brothers Cornelius and William K, he kept the New York Central System strong. Merriam, Executors of the will of Alfred G. Interesting to note that Alfred G. Died in the Sinking of the Lusitania. Signs the transfer document along with others as Executors of the will. His signature is bold and uncancelled. 1920’s bond is dealing with the funds to be used for a World War I New York State Bonus for Veterans. Please look at photo’s for condition and signature.