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Riggs, Elisha Francis



  • Existence: 1851 - 1910

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

Certificates of Stock, 1-500, 1896-1903

 File — flat_box: 134
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

Individual Ledger No. 1, L-R, 1896-1898

 File — flat_box: 396
Identifier: Former PNC no. 161
Scope and Contents note Opens with entries on certified checks. Stored with corresponding index.
Dates: 1896-1898

Individual Ledger No. 11, P-S, 1898-1900

 File — flat_box: 405
Identifier: Former PNC no. 48

Individual Ledger No. 16, L-R, 1888-1890

 File — flat_box: 88
Identifier: Former PNC no. 202
Scope and Contents note Also includes sundry accounts. Stored with corresponding index.
Dates: 1888-1890

Individual Ledger No. 19, L-R, 1894-1895

 File — flat_box: 104
Identifier: Former PNC no. 215
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: 1894-1895

Individual Ledger No-Sl, 1912-1924

 File — flat_box: 169
Identifier: Former PNC no. 1038

Individual Ledger O-Z, 1875-1877

 File — flat_box: 67
Identifier: Former PNC no. 870
Scope and Contents note See pages 156-162 for G. Riggs, 290-291 for E. Riggs, 477 for Sioussa.
Dates: 1875-1877

Individual Ledger O-Z, 1880-1882

 File — flat_box: 75
Identifier: Former PNC no. 973
Scope and Contents note Sources of deposits recorded in most cases.
Dates: 1880-1882

Individual Ledger P-S, 1897-1898

 File — flat_box: 400
Identifier: Former PNC no. 222

Riggs Family papers

Identifier: MS2239
Abstract This collection contains family photographs (including daguerreotypes and tintypes), travel photographs, books, artwork, personal accessories, draft manuscripts, newspaper clippings, and correspondence. The materials date from 1672-2006, with the bulk of the collection ranging from 1870-1939. The records are related to the Riggs family, including Thomas Riggs, territorial governor of Alaska (1918-1921), and family members involved with the Riggs National Bank of Washington, D.C. Family...
Dates: 1672-1987; Majority of material found within 1870 - 1939