Mss. Acc. 1995.37
Eight ledgers, 1897-1916, 1917-1937, 1949, 1952, 1959, 1960, 1963 and 1964 of the Peninsula Bank Williamsburg showing business records including individual accounts and minutes of the Board.
Peninsula Bank was also known as Peninsula Bank and Trust, then later became Crestar Bank and Crestar became SunTrust Bank.
Mss. Acc. 1994.92 has been added to this collection. Two newspaper articles, undated, on the history of the Peninsula Bank.
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Peninsula Bank was organized in Williamsburg, Virginia in 1897. In 1917, the Williamsburg Banking and Trust and Mortgage Company bought out the Peninsula Bank and the charter changed the name to Peninsula Bank and Trust Company. In 1969, the name changed to United Virginia Bank of Williamsburg. They later became Crestar Bank, then SunTrust Bank. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: .
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Permanent loan. Gift through the Williamsburg Historic Records Association.