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Riggs, Elisha



  • Existence: 1826 - 1881

Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:

Corcoran and Riggs partnership documents

Identifier: MS2221

The collection consists of two documents related to the history of Corcoran and Riggs a predecessor of Riggs Bank. These documents are dated from 1840-48.

Dates: 1840-1848

Deposit Ledger No. 1, 1809-1811

 File — Flat_box 82: [Barcode: RG3-FB-82]
Identifier: Former PNC no. 397
Scope and Contents note

See pages 152 for Dudley, 153 for Cranch, 246-247 for Brent, 248-249 for Blagden, 483 for Riggs, 640-641 for Young.

Dates: 1809-1811

Discount Book, 1817-1818

 File — Flat_box 22: [Barcode: 32882019672693]
Identifier: Former PNC no. 783
Scope and Contents note

Discount book with the following columns: discounters, drawers, endorsers, date, time, number, time due, sum offered, sum discounted, discount, net proceeds.

Dates: 1817-1818

Discount Ledger, 1814-1822

 File — Flat_box 17: [Barcode: 32882019673014]
Identifier: Former PNC no. 151
Scope and Contents note

Columns include date deposited, depositor, drawers, endorsers, payers, date, time, time due, amount.

Dates: 1814-1822

Discount Ledger, 1816-1818

 File — Flat_box 19: [Barcode: 32882019672768]
Identifier: Former PNC no. 960
Scope and Contents note

Organized by discounter. Fields include date, endorser, number, time due, amt. due, amt. paid and time paid.

Dates: 1816-1818

Endorsement Ledger, 1816-1821

 File — Flat_box 21: [Barcode: 32882019672313]
Identifier: Former PNC no. 944
Scope and Contents note

Drawer is listed at heading, includes date, endorser, number, time due, sum due, sum paid, and time paid. Loose items in folder inside box.

Dates: 1816-1821

General Ledger, 1841-1842

 File — Flat_box 4: [Barcode: 32882019667156]
Identifier: Former PNC no. 718
Scope and Contents note Contains general accounts including interest accounts, exchange accounts, bank accounts and investors' accounts. See pages 13-73 and 514-552 for entries for many other banks, page 193 for Chesapeake and Ohio Canal, pages 220-223 for William W. Corcoran, page 340 and 512-513 for Amos Kendall, pages 340 and 380 for Francis Scott Key, pages 376-377 and 385 for Peabody Riggs and Company, pages 394-399, 450 and 453 for Elisha Riggs, pages 399-401 for George Riggs, page 470 and 489 for Daniel...
Dates: 1841-1842

General Ledger, 1842-1843

 File — Flat_box 5: [Barcode: 32882019650400]
Identifier: Former PNC no. 62

General Ledger, 1847-1848

 File — Flat_box 8: [Barcode: 32882019673600]
Identifier: Former PNC no. 537
Scope and Contents note

Includes stock accounts of Elisha Riggs, loan accounts, and deposit accounts of other banks. Stored with corresponding index.

Dates: 1847-1848

General Ledger, 1853-1863

 File — Flat_box 32: [Barcode: 32882019658460]
Identifier: Former PNC no. 900
Scope and Contents note

Includes accounts of stockholders, interest account, profit and loss, bills receivable. Stored with corresponding index. See pages 247 and 249 for Ole Bull.

Dates: 1853-1863

General Ledger, 1880-1887

 File — Flat_box 38: [Barcode: RG1-FB-38]
Identifier: Former PNC no. 183
Scope and Contents note

General ledger with accounts of banks and other depositors listed. Also includes interest accounts, commission accounts. Stored with corresponding index.

Dates: 1880-1887

General Ledger, 1863-1867

 File — Flat_box 33: [Barcode: 32882019658478]
Identifier: Former PNC no. 313

Index to General Ledger, 1853-1863

 File — Flat_box 32: [Barcode: 32882019658460]
Identifier: Former PNC no. 785

Individual Ledger, 1816-1817

 File — Flat_box 106: [Barcode: 32882019673873]
Identifier: Former PNC no. 203

Individual Ledger L-Z, 1860-1861

 File — Flat_box 49: [Barcode: RG1-FB-49]
Identifier: Former PNC no. 735
Scope and Contents note

Stored with corresponding index. See page 57 for Lincoln, 464-467 for E. Riggs and 476-477 for G. W. Riggs. See Riggs & Co. daybook, 1860-1862, for daybook entries for this ledger.

Dates: 1860-1861

Individual Ledger L-Z, No. 1, 1854-1857

 File — Flat_box 45: [Barcode: 32882019648024]
Identifier: Former PNC no. 44
Scope and Contents note

Includes reference to Army and Navy pensions. Stored with corresponding index.

Dates: 1854-1857

Individual Ledger No. 7, L-Z, 1868-1871

 File — Flat_box 59: [Barcode: RG1-FB-59]
Identifier: Former PNC no. 209
Scope and Contents note

Stored with corresponding index. See pages 451 for E. Riggs, 452-458, 474-475, 498, 504 and 507-508 and 514 and 520 for G. W. Riggs, 475 for R. Riggs, 629 for Stanton and 922 for Wormley.

Dates: 1868-1871

Ledger C, 1868-1875

 File — Flat_box 34: [Barcode: 32882019658486]
Identifier: Former PNC no. 844
Scope and Contents note

This general ledger includes expense accounts, estate of E. Riggs and banks. Stored with corresponding index.

Dates: 1868-1875

PNC-Riggs Bank Records

Identifier: MS2213
Abstract Collection consists of the records of Riggs Bank (1896-2005) and its predecessor institutions, Riggs & Co. and Corcoran and Riggs. It also contains records from banks that Riggs acquired or merged with during the early to mid-twentieth century: Central Savings Bank/Hamilton Savings Bank, Northwest Savings Bank, Farmers and Mechanics National Bank, Washington Loan and Trust, Lincoln National Bank, and the National Bank of Washington. The collection includes records of the accounts of...
Dates: 1809-2004

Riggs Family records (Page R. Bradley donation)

Identifier: MS2336
Abstract This collection contains materials relating to the Riggs family, who founded or were connected to numerous Washington, DC banking institutions beginning in the mid-1800s. The materials in this collection include business ledgers, correspondence, and personal belongings related to various members of the Riggs family. These materials date from the early 1800s to 1950. Specific members of the Riggs family represented in this collection include: Elisha Riggs (New York merchant & Georgetown...
Dates: 1800-1950

Stock Ledger, D, 1813-1824

 File — Flat_box 1: [Barcode: 32882019651127]
Identifier: Former PNC no. 150
Scope and Contents note

Arranged by stockholder name. Under each stockholder is listed the stocks purchased and sold (with names of from/to whom) with date. Clement Smith is listed as cashier demonstrating this is a Farmers and Mechanics ledger.

Dates: 1813-1824

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