Beautifully engraved certificate from the Midtown Bank of New York issued in 1928. This historic document was printed by American Banknote Company and has an ornate border around it with a vignette of an eagle. This item is hand signed by the Company's President, Peter E. Kassler and Cashier and is over 77 years old.
Bank History The Midtown Bank of New York was founded in 1927. 10/01/1929 Merge To State Prudential Bank 10/01/1929 Name Change To Midtown Bank of New York (10/1929-8/1931) 08/31/1931 Merge To State Manufacturers Trust Company 09/08/1961 Name Change To Manufacturers Hanover Trust Company 06/19/1992 Merge To State Chemical Bank 07/14/1996 Name Change To Chase Manhattan Bank, The 11/13/2004 Convert Federal JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association