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Riggs, Lawrason



  • Existence: 1814 - 1884

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Certificates of Stock, 1-500, 1896-1903

 File — Flat_box 134: [Barcode: 32882019670457]
Identifier: Former PNC no. 1250
Scope and Contents note Records the first 500 shares of Riggs Bank stock sold publicly. For every stock sold, there is a receipt. For most of these stocks a canceled certificate is attached. Each certificate is printed with an emblem of the old headquarters and Riggs Bank centered at header. The certificate is numbered, shows the shareholder, the amount of stock purchased and includes the signatures of Riggs president Charles Glover and Riggs cashier Arthur Brice. On the reverse side, the stock holder indicates to...
Dates: 1896-1903

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

Individual Ledger O-Z, 1880-1882

 File — Flat_box 75: [Barcode: RG1-FB-75]
Identifier: Former PNC no. 973
Scope and Contents note

Sources of deposits recorded in most cases.

Dates: 1880-1882

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

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Banks and banking 1
Banks and banking -- United States 1
Banks and banking -- Washington (D.C.) 1
New York (N.Y.) 1
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