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Peninsula Bank Minute Books

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 1995.37

Scope and Contents

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.

Dates

  • 1897-1927

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Access:

Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.

Conditions Governing Use:

Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.

Historical Note:

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: .

Extent

1.00 Linear Feet

Acquisition Information:

Permanent loan. Gift through the Williamsburg Historic Records Association.
Title
Guide to the Peninsula Bank Minute Books
Author
Finding Aid Authors: Anne Johnson.
Date
2009-05-08
Language of description
The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository

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