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Amadeo Peter Giannini papers, 1943-1955

Summary Information

Abstract

Papers contain unpublished and unknown correspondence from A.P. Giannini to Secretary of the Treasury, John W. Snyder. A.P. Giannini was known as "the father of modern consumer banking" and was founder and president of Bank of America. The letters demonstrate his influence on the financial policies of the US government. The materials in the collection date from 1943-1955.

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1668
Bib ID 10324827 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Giannini, Amadeo Peter, 1870-1949
Title Amadeo Peter Giannini papers, 1943-1955
Physical Description .21 linear feet (1 half-size document box)
Language(s) English .
Access

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Arrangement

Arrangement

Material is arranged into one series.

Description

Summary

Papers contain unpublished and unknown correspondence from A.P. Giannini to Secretary of the Treasury, John W. Snyder. The letters demonstrate his influence on the financial policies of the US government. The materials in the collection date from 1943-1955. Also included are two annual reports from Bank of America.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Amadeo Peter Giannini Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Accrual

No additions are expected

Ownership and Custodial History

The Amadeo Peter Giannini Papers were purchased by the Rare Book and Manuscript Library at Columbia University in April 2013.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Papers processed Adrien Hilton 07/02/2013.

Finding Aid written Adrien Hilton 07/2013.

Revision Description

2013-07-04 xml document created by Adrien Hilton

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Correspondence Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Bank of America Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bankers -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Banks and banking -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Giannini, Amadeo Peter, 1870-1949 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Amadeo Peter Giannini, also known as A.P. Giannini, was an American banker who founded Bank of America.