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!UNKNOWN LABEL
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Language
eng
Summary
Records of the Abindgon Office of the Virginia Exchange Bank, consisting of a letter book, 1858-1860, and an statement book, 1856-1863. The letter book, kept by cashier Robert R. Preston, notes excerpts of letters sent from the bank, frequently acknowledging deposits, but also notices of protest,and payments between different parties. The statement book summarizes financial data on a weekly basis, listing information on securities owned, expenses, as well as the amount of gold, silver and treasury notes in the bank's possession; the first entries reporting Confederate States of America activities were entered on May 6, 1862
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Biographical or historical data
The Exchange Bank of Virginia was established in Norfolk in 1837. It had several branches in different parts of the State. The Abingdon Branch was founded in 1848.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Records, 1856-1863
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
2
Immediate source of acquisition
Bookworm and Silverfish
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000500287
Type of unit
volumes.

Library Locations

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