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Title: First State Bank of Coteau (N.D.). Records.
Dates: 1908-1973

Collection Number:  10448

Quantity: 3.25 feet

Abstract:  Records consist of correspondence, bank forms, posters, promissory notes, passbook or bankbook pages, a certificate from the Depositors Guaranty Fund Commission, and ephemera relating to Liberty Loan drives and the North Dakota Taxpayer's Association.

Provenance:   The First State Bank of Coteau Records were donated to the State Historical Society of North Dakota in 1976 by Alan K. Grindberg along with the Coteau Bank interior that was on display in the Museum gallery. An inventory to the collection was created by Emily E. Schultz in March 2011.

Property Rights:  The State Historical Society of North Dakota owns the property rights to this collection.

Copyrights: Copyrights to this collection remain with the donor, publisher, author, or author's heirs.  Researchers should consult the 1976 Copyright Act, Public Law 94-553, Title 17, U.S. Code or an archivist at this repository if clarification of copyright requirements is needed.

Access:  This collection is open under the rules and regulations of the State Historical Society of North Dakota.

Citation:  Researchers are requested to cite the collection title, collection number, and the State Historical Society of North Dakota in all footnote and bibliographic references.          



Box 1:
Account cards
Checkbook, 1930s
Empty envelopes, 1907 & 1915
Passbook pages
“Population of the United States: Census of 1940” booklet
Northwest National bank, Minneapolis list of foreign correspondents for direct drawings (2), 1920 & n.d.
“How to Detect the Beginning and Ending of Major Market Movements” booklet, Thornton S. Coleman

Box 2:
Camel cigarettes advertisement, 1948
Advertisements for the Norwegian American Line, 1914

Box 3:
Checks and promissory notes, George Nelsen, 1918-1921
Stock certificates, George Nelsen, 1917 & 1922

Box 4:
Fire insurance (C. E. Hovland)
Legal documents
Promissory notes
Norwegian American Line material
Swan Swanson naturalization certificate (original)
Information on converting foreign currency
Necktie sample
Catalog, St. Paul Book and Stationery Company, 1921-1922
Material related to taxes (petition form with instructions, correspondence from North Dakota Taxpayers Association)
Certificates, sale of liberty loan bonds, C. E. Hovland

Box 5:
Promissory notes, certificate from the Depositors Guaranty Fund Commission, account book pages, 1918-1930s

Posters – Advertisements for the Norwegian American Line, 1914


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