A Guide to the Longview First National Bank Robbery Letter, 1894
T.E. Clemmons served as cashier at Longview's First National Bank.
One letter from T.E. Clemmons, cashier at the First National Bank of Longview, Texas, to the "Bankers of the United States." The letter describes the robbery of the bank on May 23, 1894, in which one man was killed and three others were badly wounded. Clemmons solicits donations from the Bankers of the United States to help defray the medical costs and lost wages of the wounded men.
Longview First National Bank Robbery Letter, 1894, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
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