Historic Markers Across Florida

The Quincy State Bank

Marker ID: FLHM F-116
Location: Washington St. at N. Adams St. on wall of Bank.
County: Gadsden
Coordinates: N 30° 35.349    W 084° 34.606
  30.58915    -84.57676666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM75C9


Pioneer commercial banking house in Gadsden County, E.P. Dismukes, President, opened 20 August 1889, under State Charter No. 1, issued twelve days earlier under the Act creating a State Banking System; original capital, $60,000. Became strong institution under Mark W. ("Pat") Munroe, President 1892-1940. Deposits one million dollars, 1919; doors never closed during Bank Crisis 1933; resources fourteen millions, 1964. Present building constructed and occupied 1961, under James J. Love, Chairman of Board.

Sponsors: Florida Board of Parks and Historic Memorials In Cooperation With The Quincy State Bank - 1964


City: Quincy, FL