The Resource Virginia Dept. of the Treasury, Unclaimed Property: Papers of Martha West and Rita W. Poindexter

Virginia Dept. of the Treasury, Unclaimed Property: Papers of Martha West and Rita W. Poindexter

Label
Virginia Dept. of the Treasury, Unclaimed Property: Papers of Martha West and Rita W. Poindexter, 1945-1962
Title
Virginia Dept. of the Treasury, Unclaimed Property: Papers of Martha West and Rita W. Poindexter
Inclusive dates
1945-1962
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • This collection consists of unclaimed property personal papers (Accession 43250) delivered to the Virginia Dept. of the Treasury from banks, executors, administrators or any other safekeeping repositories who have come into the possession of unclaimed property. Typically these personal papers will include correspondence, financial records, and legal or business papers from estates with unknown heirs
  • Lot 818066 contains the following documents belonging to Martha West & Rita W. Poindexter: life insurance policy of Martha West naming Paul S. West as beneficiary; letter from Paul S. West to the Department of Public Works in Newport News regarding the installation of a sewer from his property to the property of Commander J. D. Small (also enclosing a plat & letter to Small from Sol Ellenson, Director of the Dept. of Public Works in Newport News); and two homeowner's insurance policies for a home in Newport News, VA
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Dept. of the Treasury. (Search Virginia Dept. of the Treasury as author).
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
The Treasurer is the custodian of any property presumed abandoned and remitted to the state's custody for safekeeping. The intangible personal property is retained by the Treasurer after being declared unclaimed, for eventual delivery to the person claiming an interest in said property pursuant to Sections 55-210.20 through 55-210.22 of the Code of Virginia. Per Library of Virginia retention schedule 152-006, intangible personal property records are retained by the Dept. of Treasury for 20 years and then any records deemed archival are transferred to the Library of Virginia for permanent retention.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation source
Salmon, John S., comp. A GUIDE TO STATE RECORDS IN THE ARCHIVES BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA BRANCH OF THE VIRGINIA STATE LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES. Richmond: Virginia State Library, 1985
Label
Virginia Dept. of the Treasury, Unclaimed Property: Papers of Martha West and Rita W. Poindexter
Note
Lot Number: 818066
Arrangement
Arranged numerically by lot number.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
4
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Angela Milby - Virginia Dept. of the Treasury
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001573224
Terms governing use
There are no use restrictions.
Type of unit
items.

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