Finding aid for the Owl Creek Bank Records

Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Owl Creek Bank
Title: Owl Creek Bank Records
Dates: 1816-1820
Extent: 0.30 linear feet (1 container and 1 oversize volume)
Abstract: The Owl Creek Bank was located in Mt. Vernon, Ohio. The collection consists of a stock ledger and a transfer book.
MS Number MS 1129
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English

Scope and Content

The Owl Creek Bank Records, 1816-1820, consist of a stock ledger and a transfer book.

This collection will be useful to researchers studying the history of Mt. Vernon, Ohio, the Owl Creek Bank, and the banking in Ohio during the nineteenth century.

Statement of Arrangement

The collection is arranged by document type and then chronologically.

Restrictions on Access


Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.


Bank stocks -- Ohio -- Mount Vernon.
Banks and banking -- Ohio -- Mount Vernon.
Owl Creek Bank (Mt. Vernon, Ohio)

Preferred Citation

[Container ___, Folder ___ ] MS 1129 Owl Creek Bank Records, Western Reserve Historical Society, Cleveland, Ohio

Detailed Description of The Collection

Owl Creek Bank Records 1816-1820

1 Transfer book 1817-1820
1 Stock ledger 1816