Guide to the Protest of Non-Payment, Action requested by Alexander Tompkin, Bank of Virginia, Lynchburg, Virginia, March 24, 1847

Summary Information

Title: Protest of Non-Payment, Action requested by Alexander Tompkin, Bank of Virginia, Lynchburg, Virginia, March 24, 1847
Collection: AC.463
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Abstract:

This collection is a single-sheet document from Lynchburg, Virginia Notary Public, R.Q. Tompkins, March 24, 1847 in which he protests a payment-on-demand at the Bank of Virginia.

Creator: Tompkin, Alexander

Biographical/Historical Note

A protest for non-payment is a protest on refusal of the maker of a promissory note or the drawee of a bill of exchange or draft to pay it at maturity (when due). No further information is known about this particular action.

Scope and Contents

This collection contains a single note of protest from the Corporation of Lynchburg (Va.), requested by Alexander Tompkin.

Arrangement

This is a single-item collection.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

This collection was purchased from Bookworm & Silverfish in 2008. Accessioned as AC.2008.079.

Processing Information

Processed by Anita Elliott, June 2013. This collection was processed as part of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The grant funded extensive processing of the backlog within the W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection between 2012 and 2014.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.463: Protest of Non-Payment, Action requested by Alexander Tompkins, Bank of Virginia, Lynchburg, Virginia, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

  ACSC_Box Folder

Protest of Non-Payment, March 24, 1847 

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