First Bank In Alabama

First Bank In Alabama (HMIHC)

Location: Huntsville, AL 35801 Madison County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 43.788', W 86° 35.137'

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Planters And Merchants Bank of Huntsville

— Housed on this site in brick building —

Housed on this site in brick building44 ft. x 54 ft

Chartered by Mississippi Territorial Legislature December 11, 1816

Commenced operations October 17, 1817, shortly thereafter made depository for Huntsville Federal Land Office funds.

Charter voided by Proclamation of Governor Pickens on February 1, 1825.

LeRoy Pope, first and only president.
Year Placed1965
Placed ByAlabama Historical Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 11:53am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 537937 N 3843157
Decimal Degrees34.72980000, -86.58561667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 43.788', W 86° 35.137'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 43' 47.28" N, 86° 35' 8.22" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)256
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 268-296 Westside Square, Huntsville AL 35801, US
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