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COLLECTION Identifier: Mss:782 1861-1949 S946

Suffolk-Franklin Savings Bank records

Scope and Contents

Partial records of two savings banks in Boston, Mass., the Suffolk Savings Bank (founded 1833) and the Franklin Savings Bank (founded 1861). The two banks merged in 1957. The depositors' records for the Franklin Bank are especially complete. There are also general ledgers, cash books, and statement books, but no correspondence.


  • 1861-1949

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Materials stored offsite; access requires advance notice. Contact for more information.


33 linear feet (154 volumes, 1 box, 1 folder)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Suffolk-Franklin Savings Bank, 1966.
Suffolk-Franklin Savings Bank Records, 1861-1949: A Finding Aid
Baker Library
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Repository Details

Part of the Baker Library Special Collections, Harvard Business School, Harvard University Repository

Baker Library Special Collections holds unique resources that focus on the evolution of business and industry, as well as the records of the Harvard Business School, documenting the institution's development over the last century. These rich and varied collections support research in a diverse range of fields such as business, economic, social and cultural history as well as the history of science and technology.

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