Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Kennedy and Glenn's Bank

Marker ID: THC 3C 13
Location: Montgomery County, in Clarksville, Northern Bank of Tennessee
County: Montgomery
Waymark: None


This private bank was founded in a brick building on the west side of the Public Square in April 1854, and shortly thereafter incorporated as the Northern Bank of Tennessee. During the War Between the States its funds and securities were smuggled to England for safekeeping; they were returned at the war's end.