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Accession 1361

Inclusive Dates



Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

2000 pieces, .50 linear feet



Scope and Content Note

This collection consists mostly of materials associated with the Rock Hill National Banks including the People’s National Bank (founded in 1906) and the C & S National Bank; the rest of the collection consists of entries that are linked, either directly or indirectly, with the Banking systems of Rock Hill. The collection consists of mainly of photographs of unknown employees and patrons of People’s National Bank and C & S National Bank, photos of events either attended by members or sponsored by the People’s National Bank and C & S National Bank, photos of employees or customers, a photo of C & S employees serving free drinks to Winthrop students during registration, and photos of the city of Rock Hill, it’s railway system, and Winthrop. The collection also includes a history of the of the Peoples national Bank of Rock Hill and The Peoples Trust Company, correspondence, brochures, posters, certificates, and newspaper articles and clippings.


The records of the Rock Hill Banking Collection were received from Wade Fairey, by the Archives in April, 2009.


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Rock Hill Banking Collection - Accession 1361

LC Subject Headings

People's National Bank (Rock Hill, S.C.)--History; People's National Bank (Rock Hill, S.C.)--Employees--Photographs; C & S National Bank (Rock Hill, S.C.); C & S National Bank (Rock Hill, S.C.)--Employees--Photographs; Winthrop College--Research grants; Banks and banking--South Carolina--Rock Hill--History; Bank customers--South Carolina--Rock Hill--Photographs; Railroads--South Carolina--Rock Hill--Photographs; Rock Hill (S.C.)--Maps