Montgomery Savings Bank Account Book
Scope and Content
This collection consists of a single account book, maintained by the Montgomery Savings Bank, a financial institution in Blacksburg, Virginia, during the latter 19th century. The volume contains customer names and details of account credits and debits. A number of entries relate to Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College (now Virginia Tech).
- 1873 - 1878
- Montgomery Savings Bank (Montgomery County, Va.) (Organization)
Language of Materials
The materials in the collection are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use
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The Montgomery Savings Bank was granted a Virginia state charter in 1873. The bank's offices were located on Main Street in Blacksburg, Virginia. Giles J. Henderson served as the bank's first president, with Giles D. Thomas as cashier. Initially serving on the bank's board of directors were Charles H. Miller, Harvey Black, S. P. Snow, J. P. Linkous, William Wiley, B. R. Linkous, T. A. Roberts, and Charles H. Payne. The bank was still in operation as of 1880, but no further record could be found.
0.3 Cubic Feet (1 box)
This collection includes a customer accounts book for Montgomery Savings Bank, a financial institution in Blacksburg, Virginia during the latter 19th century.
Source of Acquisition
The Montgomery Savings Bank Account Book was donated to Special Collections in 1975.
Rights Statement for Archival Description
The guide to the Montgomery Savings Bank Account Book by Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, is licensed under a CC0 (https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/cc0/).
The processing and description of the Montgomery Savings Bank Account Book commenced and was completed in June 2012.
- Montgomery Savings Bank Account Book, 1873-1878
- John M. Jackson, Archivist
- 2012 (CC0 1.0)
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