Georgia banking scrapbook

Georgia banking scrapbook

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Title: Georgia banking scrapbook
Dates: 1839
Quantity: 1.0 Volume(s)
Coll. Number: ms1236

Scope and Content Note

A bound volume that contains manuscript notes and is also a scrapbook with various articles and pertinent data pasted in. This work is given the fully descriptive title (in manuscript) of "Charters and Amendatory Acts of Georgia Banks, Insurance and Trust Companies, also the General Banking Law, and Acts regulating the Intercourse between Banks and Brokers. Laws, concerning mismanagement and Insolvency of Banks, and in reference to Bills of Exchange, Notarial Certificates, Mortgages, etc. 1839." Included is information on the Commercial Bank of Macon, Insurance Bank of Columbus, Bank of Hawkinsville, Farmers Bank of Chattahoochie, Mechanics Bank of Augusta and numerous other Augusta banks, Bank of the State of Georgia, Bank of Darien, Planters Bank Savannah, Bank of Milledgeville, Bank of Brunswick, Ocmulgee Bank, Bank of St. Marys, several railroad and banking companies, and insurance and trust companies.

Index Terms

Bank of the State of Georgia.
Banking law--Georgia.
Banks and banking--Georgia.
Central Rail Road and Banking Company of Georgia.
Georgia Railroad and Banking Company.
Mechanics Bank of Augusta (Macon, Georgia).

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Georgia banking scrapbook, ms 1236. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Scrapbook, 1839