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Riggs, George Washington



  • Existence: 1813 - 1881

Found in 23 Collections and/or Records:

Corcoran and Riggs partnership documents

Identifier: MS2221
Abstract 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

General Ledger, 1887-1889

 File — flat_box: 39
Identifier: Former PNC no. 723
Scope and Contents note Includes accounts for interest, cash, demand loans and key depositors. Loose items in folder inside box including handwritten index.
Dates: 1887-1889

General Ledger, 1853-1863

 File — flat_box: 32
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, 1841-1842

 File — flat_box: 4
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

Index to Individual Ledger L-Z, 1871-1873

 File — flat_box: 61
Identifier: Former PNC no. 791

Individual Ledger, 1844-1846

 File — flat_box: 11
Identifier: Former PNC no. 699
Scope and Contents note See pages 534 for Presidents' House, 560-564 and 566 for Riggs, 675-676 for Tyler, and 726 for Webster.
Dates: 1844-1846

Individual Ledger L-Z, 1860-1861

 File — flat_box: 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, 1866-1868

 File — flat_box: 57
Identifier: Former PNC no. 185
Scope and Contents note From the Series: Consists of a full run of Riggs & Co. individual deposit ledgers. Many of the ledgers have corresponding indexes. Please note that deposit ledgers without indexes will require significant research time to review for specific patron names because Riggs & Co. did not record patron records alphabetically within each letter. For instance, Brenner is followed by Blake then Boyle, then Barnes, then Berry, then Brown, etc. See flat boxes 58 and 99 for African American depositors identified by...
Dates: 1866-1868

Individual Ledger L-Z, 1871-1873

 File — flat_box: 61
Identifier: Former PNC no. 187

Individual Ledger L-Z, 1873-1875

 File — flat_box: 64
Identifier: Former PNC no. 885
Scope and Contents note See pages 252 for Merrick, 430 for Riggs, 832-839 for Willard, and 840-843 for Wormley.
Dates: 1873-1875