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Barnett Banks Collection Container List

Awards and Honors
Box Folder Description
Box: 1 Folder: 1 Award: NACW National Association of Commissions For Women Proudly Presents to Barnett Bank, Inc. 1st Annual Working Women Count Award for its Efforts To Promote Women in Florida, July 1996
Box: 1 Folder: 2 Award: Working Mother Magazine award, 100 Best Companies for Working Mothers, October 1993
Box: 1 Folder: 3 Award: Working Mother Magazine Salutes Barnett Banks, Inc. as one of the 1997 10 BEST COMPANIES for Working Mothers
Box: 1 Folder: 4 Commendation: The Disabled Services Division and The Mayor's Disability Council, City of Jacksonville Commends Barnett Banks, Inc. For Their Continued Dedication to Hiring and Meeting the Needs of Disabled Employees, July 1993
Box: 1 Folder: 5 Commendation: The Miami Herald, Special Hurricane Andrew editions, August 24 & 28, 1992. Inscription: We Need Help - Barnett Bank - Team Dade thanks you for helping rebuild South Florida
Box: 1 Folder: 6 Commendation: Walk America, March of Dimes, Most Money Raised, 1994
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Box Folder Description
Box: 2 Folder: 7 Miscellaneous photographs. (Size: primarily 8x10; scenes show Barnett buildings (interior, exterior); Bank displays, Bank employees / officers)
Photographs - Personal Name
Box: 2 Folder: 7.1-3 Allen, W. Ernest, Jr. (Vice President) (7.1: October 1961)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.4-7 Barnett, Bion Hall. (7.4-6: May 2, 1947)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.10a-b Barnett, William Boyd (founder)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.8-9 Barnett, William. (7.8: Barnett statue on right, April 10, 1963)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.11-12 Blenus, Lowe M. (Assistant Cashier)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.13-15 Botts, Guy W. (Chairman, Barnett Board of Directors) (7.13: March 17, 1977) (7.15: with Bob Graham)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.16 Brewer, Rick
Box: 2 Folder: 7.17 Duer, Thomas C. (April 20, 1965)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.18 Gardner, LeRoy (Vice President)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.19 Golembe, Carter (with Richard Jordan)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.2 Jones, Rick
Box: Folder: Jordan, Richard see Golembe
Box: 2 Folder: 7.21 Kerins, Paul (on back: 10/92)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.22 Kittredge, M. K.
Box: 2 Folder: 7.24 Lastinger, Allen (on back: 7/95)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.23 L'Engle, C. S.
Box: 2 Folder: 7.25 Lipscombe, R. Boone
Box: 2 Folder: 7.26 Martin, Harold A. (Vice President - Business Development). View of urban Jacksonville skyline from top floor of Atlantic Coastline Building - now CSX Building.
Box: 2 Folder: 7.27a-b; 7.28 McQuaid, William R. (Chairman, Barnett Board of Directors) (7.27a-b: The Woodward Studio, Jacksonville, Fla.)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.29 Mondello, Jim
Box: 2 Folder: 7.3 Newman, Chuck
Box: 2 Folder: 7.31 Nightingale, Downing (January 1959)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.32 Nobles, Hinton
Box: 2 Folder: 7.33-34 Norris, Frank (Chairman, Barnett Board of Directors)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.35-36 Rice, Charles
Box: 2 Folder: 7.37 Roberts, Don
Box: 2 Folder: 7.38 Souder, Otto, Jr. (Vice President - Marketing)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.39 Yochem, Thomas
Photographs - Group
Box: 3 Folder: 7.4 Barnett Bank Building Committee (on back: Selecting the design of the 18th story building, 1925) Bion Barnett among others (In oversize box 3)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.41 Barnett Bank Christmas party, 1933. (on photo: 1932), Front row, center: Bion Barnett
Box: 2 Folder: 7.42 Barnett Bank Christmas party. (Second from left: Ernie Allen)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.43-51 Barnett Bank Directors: Edward L. Baker, W. B. Hicks, R. Boone Lipscombe, Thomas R. McGehee, Walter A. McRae, Jr., M. S. Niehaus, Frederick H. Schultz, W. Ashley Verlander, Samuel W. Wolfson
Box: 2 Folder: 7.52 Barnett Bank officers (l-r): Guy Botts, Claude J. Yates (January 17, 1966)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.53 Barnett Family, caption on back: Fishermen at Mayport (l-r: Bion H. Barnett, William B. Barnett, William D. Barnett, William Gibson)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.54 Barnett for Better Government Reception (Washington, D. C.) l-r: Albert Ernest, Andy Ireland, Roland Kennedy, Tom Jacobsen
Box: 2 Folder: 7.55-64 First Bancorporation of Florida (Board of Directors): Linton E. Allen, Harry Hood Bassett, F. Elgin Bayless, William J. Capehart, Ralph W. Crum, William H. Dial, G. R. Griffin, Comer J. Kimball, Frank W. Norris, Fred J. Woods
Box: 2 Folder: 7.65 Florida. Legislature. Signing Ceremony of Interstate Banking bill. Seated, center: Florida Governor Bob Graham
Box: 2 Folder: 7.66-67 New York Stock Exchange listing ceremony: William Batten, Charles Rice, Guy Botts. (December 17, 1979)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.68 War Bond Purchase meeting (far right: Powers Williams)
Photographs - Places (Buildings, Exterior Views) Jacksonville, Florida
Box: 2 Folder: 7.1 Freedmens' Bank Building (photographic reprint)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.101-104 National Bank of Jacksonville
Box: 2 Folder: 7.105 Barnett Bank teller booth (on urban Jacksonville street)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.106-109 BFN - Barnett First National Building
Box: 2 Folder: 7.11 On left: Barnett CEO Guy W. Botts
Box: 2 Folder: 7.111-112 Urban Jacksonville skyline
Box: 2 Folder: 7.113-114 Construction of ten story addition, Barnett Building, December 11, 1961. 113: L-R: Barnett ten story addition; eighteen story building. 114a-b: L-R: Frank Norris, Bill Barnett (2 copies)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.115 Barnett Bank Parking Plaza, Bay Street (now: Barnett Tower)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.116 Barnett Motor Bank, September 3, 1963
Box: 3 Folder: 7.117 Barnett Tower (by photographer Lawrence Smith) in oversize box 3
Photographs - Places (Buildings, Interior Views) Jacksonville, Florida
Box: 2 Folder: 7.2 Bank Lobby, May 7, 1937
Box: 2 Folder: 7.201 Bank Lobby, 1947?
Box: 2 Folder: 7.202 Executive office, decorated with flowers, 1947?
Box: 2 Folder: 7.203 Bank Lobby, November 5, 1962 (Second floor main lobby, decorated for grand opening of ten story building)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.204 Executive Office, November 5, 1962
Box: 2 Folder: 7.205 Escalators to main lobby, April 5, 1963
Box: 2 Folder: 7.206 Lobby Information Stand (Welcome to Barnett)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.207a-b Entrance to Safe Deposit Vault (2 copies)
Photographs - Places (Bank Lobby--Displays / Events) Jacksonville, Florida
Box: 2 Folder: 7.3 Iron Lung Display (Left: Painting of Carl S. Swisher, Barnett Director)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.301-305 Rock of Gibraltor Display (written on back of photo: January 5, 1955)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.301 Group with Jacksonville Mayor Haydon Burns
Box: 2 Folder: 7.302 l-r: Charles Campbell, D. W. Hennessey (British Consul from Miami)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.303-305 Placement of Rock Display
Box: 2 Folder: 7.306 Silver Center Display
Box: 2 Folder: 7.307 Presidential Display
Box: 2 Folder: 7.308-309a-b Zale's Diamond Exhibit (Roland Kennedy, Mary Gillespie) 2 copies each
Box: 2 Folder: 7.310-313 Bank Americard:
Box: 2 Folder: 7.31      Treasure Chest, opening week activities for Bank Americard
Box: 2 Folder: 7.311      Jacksonville Mayor Hans Tanzler, Barnett CEO Guy Botts
Box: 2 Folder: 7.312      Sign: Your Bank Americard Welcome Here
Box: 2 Folder: 7.313      Bank Americard display
Box: 2 Folder: 7.314-315 Bank Lobby exhibits, c1930-34? Eight photographs mounted in two oversize frames. (On display in Carpenter Library, second floor hallway, by Reference Desk)
Photographs - Places (Bank window displays)
Box: 2 Folder: 7.4 Clocks Display
Box: 2 Folder: 7.401 Old Money Display
Box: 2 Folder: 7.402 Stop Read the Law Display ("Read the law on how an estate is settled where no will is made...")
Box: 2 Folder: 7.403 Money Display
Photographs - Publications (oversize)
Box: 3 Folder: 7.5 Framed photograph from 1986 Barnett Banks annual report cover; shows photographs of Florida tourist sites
Box: 3 Folder: 7.501-504 Twenty photographs of Barnett Bank buildings (Jacksonville, Florida) mounted in four oversize frames. Dates vary considerably. Views of bank interiors / exteriors, with two photographs of Bion H. Barnett. (On display in Carpenter Library, second floor, east wall)
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Printed Materials and Publications
Box Folder Description
Box: 4 Folder: 8a-c Advertising folder: Advertising of the Barnett National Bank's 60th Anniversary, 1877-1937 (a-b; 2 copies)
Box: Folder: Advertisement for Senior Partners Program, featuring photograph of actress Betty White, 199? (c)
Box: 4 Folder: 9 Announcement: A New Number to Bank On...Elgin 3-2061 (no date given)
Box: 5 Folder: 10 Annual reports: Barnett Banks of Florida, Inc. / Barnett Banks, Inc.Holdings: 1969; 1971 - 1996
Box: 6 Folder: 11 Annual reports: Barnett Bank of Jacksonville.Holdings: 1956-57; 1962-66; 1969-79
Box: 6 Folder: 12-13 Annual / Quarter reports: First Florida Banks, Inc. (Barnett merger, 1992). Holdings: Annual Reports: 1990-1991; Quarter Reports: March 31, 1991; March 31, 1992; June 30, 1992
Box: 7 Folder: 14 Newsclipping (framed): What Kind of an Optimist am I - Dormant or Aggressive, Barnett National Bank, (Florida Metropolis, June 14, 1920)
Box: 8 Folder: 15 Newsclippings, magazine articles regarding sale of Barnett Bank:
Box: 8 Folder: 15a Barker-Benfield, Simon. Closing the Ledger. Florida Times-Union, October 8, 1998:D1:2.
Box: 8 Folder: 15b Ginzl, David. The Last Days of Barnett. Jacksonville, 14 no. 10 (October 1998):57. (Oversize framed copy (page 1) in Box 7 along with other copies of article)
Box: 8 Folder: 15c McManus, Sean. Preserving the Barnett Legacy. Financial News and Daily Record, July 14, 1998:1.
Box: 8 Folder: 15d Tippett, Karen L. The Lastinger Crusade: Salvaging Bank Heritage. Wall Street Journal, June 24,1998:F1:4.
Box: 8 Folder: 16a-f Newsclippings, magazine articles (miscellaneous) regarding Barnett Bank history / operations, 1964-2010 (Some copies in Oversize Box 7)
Box: 8 Folder: 16e History of Bank: Ginzl, David. William B. Barnett and Sons: Florida Banking Pioneers. Florida Historical Quarterly, 79 no. 1 (Summer 2000):26. (3 copies)
Box: 8 Folder: 16f History of Bank: Ginzl, David. Barnett's Bankers: Where are they Now? Jacksonville, 17 no. 10 (November 2001):77.
Box: 2 Folder: 17 Postcards (4): Barnett Bank Buildings
Box: 2 Folder: 17a Postcard: Barnett First National Bank, Jacksonville, Florida. Jacksonville, Florida, Litho by Douglas Printing Co., Inc.
Box: 2 Folder: 17b Postcard: Barnett National Bank Building, Jacksonville, Florida Jacksonville, Florida, Duval News Company. (20499-37)
Box: 2 Folder: 17c-d Postcard: The Barnett National Bank of Jacksonville--A Florida Landmark. Brooklyn, N.Y., The Albertype Co.
Box: 6 Folder: 18 Poster (framed): Barnett Bank Sunset Policy.
Text: Barnett is a company with a century-long tradition of responsive customer service. Our goal is to do things right the first time for our customers, but the real test of our commitment is demonstrated in how we resolve problems to our customer's satisfaction. Strive to resolve customers' problems or questions before they leave your workplace. Seek help to solve the problem or answer the question to the customer's satisfaction. Contact the customer before the sun goes down when the problem is not resolved in the workplace. Resolve problems to the customer's satisfaction within three days and contact the customer regularly. "It always pays in the long run to treat a customer as you would be treated. Always be fair and square in your dealings."
Box: 6 Folder: 19 Press releases: Barnett Banks, Inc., 1997
Box: 6 Folder: 20 Proxy statements: Barnett Banks, Inc., 1992
Box: 9-12 Folder: 21 Publication: Action (continued by: Barnett Action) Holdings: v.1 no. 1 (February 1968) - v. 6 no. 5 (1972)
Box: 13 Folder: 22 Publication: Action Advantage Holdings: 1989-1993 (Miscellaneous issues) Missing: August, November, December 1989; January-March, May, August, December 1990; February, May-August, December 1991; January, February, May, August, November, December 1992; February 1993 - 1998
Box: 13 Folder: 23 Publication: BANABA. Holdings: 1957-1964. (Miscellaneous issues: September 1957; May 1958; December 1959; February 1960 - January 1961; April, May, July, October, November, December 1961; January, March, April, 1962; June 1963 - May 1964; July 1964 - November 1964)
Box: 14 Folder: 24 Publication: Barnett, Bion Hall. Reminiscences of Fifty Years in the Barnett Banks. Interesting facts of the new Barnett National bank building. The bank today - and its service. Jacksonville, Fla.? : Barnett National Bank?, 1927? : Jacksonville, Fla. : Arnold Printing Co.. At head of title: 1877 - Fiftieth Anniversary - 1927.
Box: 9-12 Folder: 25 Publication: Barnett Action (continues: Action). Holdings: v.7 no. 1- (February 1973 - January 1998) Miscellaneous issues.
Box: 15 Folder: 26 Publication: Barnett Banks, Inc. Investor Conference, Palm Beach, Florida. November 1996.
Box: 15 Folder: 27a Publication: Barnett Economic Month. Holdings: January 1994 - September 1994; January - April 1995
Box: 15 Folder: 27b Publication: Barnett Executive Directory, 1994. (Revised December)
Box: 15 Folder: 28 Publication: The Barnett National Bank of Jacksonville: the Ultimate in Offices, [1962?]
Box: 15 Folder: 29 Publication: Barnett 1997 Employee Handbook. (Accompanying materials include: Quality of worklife programs; Barnett Workers' Compensation Employee Guide)
Box: 9 Folder: 30 Publication: BFN Action (continued by: Action). Holdings: v.1 nos. 2-3,5,7,8-9,11-12 (1966); v.2 nos. 1, 4, 6-10, 12 (1967)
Box: 15 Folder: 31 Publication: Chronology of Barnett Banks, Inc.; Chronology of Barnett Affiliate Banks; Chronology of Barnett Growth; Chronology of Holding Companies Acquired by Barnett Banks. [1990-92?]
Box: 15 Folder: 32 a,b Publication: Florida's Bank: the Strategic Case for a Florida-based Super-Community Bank. Presented by: Barnett Banks, Inc., First Florida Banks, Inc. [1992?] 2 copies (See also Publications: Annual Reports / First Florida Banks (Box 6))
Box: 15 Folder: 33a-c Publication: Golembe Reports / Studies. a. The Golembe Reports. Twenty-fifth Anniversary: 1967-1992. Written and edited by Carter H. Golembe. Delray Beach, FL : CHG Consulting, Inc., c1992.b. Golembe Reports, vol. 1990-7 (July 1990)c. Major Events in the Financial Industry, January 1, 1981 - August 15, 1983. (Includes journal article: Interstate Banking: Taking Inventory, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Economic Review, May 1983)
Box: 15 Folder: 34 Publication: The Lewis State Bank [Tallahassee, Florida] Grand Opening, June 1975
Box: 16 Folder: 35 Publication: Long Range Plan / Barnett Banks, Inc. Holdings: 1987-1992 (July 1987); 1988-1993 (July 1988)
Box: 16 Folder: 36 Publication: Long Range Plan / Barnett Banks of Florida, Inc.(continued by: Long Range Plan / Barnett Banks, Inc.) Holdings: 1985-1990 (July 1985); 1986-1991 (July 1986)
Box: 16 Folder: 37 Publication: Point of Interest Holdings: 1989-97 (Miscellaneous issues)
Box: 16 Folder: 38 Publication: Presidents Report, 1992
Box: 16 Folder: 39 Publication:Strategic Outlook and Direction / Barnett Banks, Inc. (continues: Strategic Plan) Holdings: 1994-1999; 1995-2000; 1996-2001; 1997-2002
Box: 16 Folder: 40-41 Publication: Strategic Plan / Barnett Banks, Inc. (continued by: Strategic Outlook and Direction) Holdings: 1989-1994 (1989 plan includes two sections: Mission Statement / Operating Strategies and Tactics) July 1989. 1990-1995 (July 1990?) 1991-1996 (July 1991?) 1992-1997 (July 1992?) 1993-1998 (July 1993?)
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Speeches and Addresses
Box Folder Description
Box: 14 Folder: 42 Barnett, Bion Hall. Addresses before Barnett Bank annual stockholders meetings / Barnett Board of Directors meetings
Box: 14 Folder: 42a World's Conditions, January 24, 1933
Box: 14 Folder: 42b General Conditions in United States and Abroad, January 22, 1935
Box: 14 Folder: 42c World Conditions, as I see them, January 28, 1936
Box: 14 Folder: 42d General Conditions at Home and Abroad, as I see them, January 26, 1937
Box: 14 Folder: 42e General Conditions at Home and Abroad, as I see them, January 24, 1939
Box: 14 Folder: 42f Gold, September 15, 1939 (Barnett Board of Directors meeting)
Box: 14 Folder: 42g General Conditions at Home and Abroad, as I see them, January 23, 1940
Box: 14 Folder: 42h Problems Facing Us Today, January 28, 1941
Box: 14 Folder: 42i Monetary Conditions in the United States, as I see them, January 22, 1946
Box: 14 Folder: 43 Speeches and addresses: Barnett, Bion Hall. Early Banking Days in Florida: an Informal Talk. (address before the Florida Bankers Association, Orlando, Florida, April 25, 1924) Orlando, Fla.? : Florida Bankers Association?, 1924?
Box: 14 Folder: 44 Speeches and addresses: Hanna, Lee. New Developments in Retail Banking: Evolution or Revolution? (address before the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Georgia, May 12, 1997)
Box: 14 Folder: 45 Speeches and addresses: Rice, Charles E. Corporate Banking? (Presentation at Corporate Banking Meeting, Tampa, Florida, May 13, 1986)
Box: 14 Folder: 45 Speeches and addresses: Rice, Charles E. and Charles W. Newman. Creating Shareholder Value in the '90s. (Presentation at the Montgomery Securities Investors Conference, September 27, 1993) Title on cover: Making the Vision Real, October 1993.
Box: 14 Folder: 45 Speeches and addresses: Rice, Charles E. and Charles W. Newman. Shaping Barnett for the 1990s. (Presentation to The Bank and Financial Analysts Association, San Juan, Puerto Rico, January 31, 1992)
Box: 14 Folder: 45 Speeches and addresses: Rice, Charles E. and Stephen A. Hansel. Setting the Standard. (Presentation at the Second Annual Montgomery Securities Financial Industry Conference, Newport Beach, California, February 29, 1988)
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Miscellaneous Materials and Realia
Box Folder Description
Box: 17 Folder: 46 Barnett Bank banner (oversize)
Box: 17 Folder: 47 Barnett Bank binder
Box: 18 Folder: 48a,b Barnett Bank buttons: Barnett is on to Something, G.R.E.A.T. We Want Your Small Business Business
Box: 17 Folder: 49 Barnett Bank calculator. Text: Barnett Security Services We Make a Great Team. A World of Thanks. With holder.
Box: 18 Folder: 50 Barnett Bank camera: Employee Appreciation Day
Box: 18 Folder: 51 Barnett Bank check (blank): On check: Barnett National Bank of Jacksonville
Box: 18 Folder: 52 Barnett Bank commemorative coin (Barnett Bank of Jacksonville, 1877-1977)
Box: 17 Folder: 53 Barnett Bank commemorative plaque: You're ONE in a MILLION - In celebration of the Jacksonville community achieving a population of one million, January 1996
Box: 17 Folder: 54 Barnett Bank commemorative plaque: $10,000,000 Medical Center Clinic, P.A. ...September 1991
Box: 18 Folder: 55 Barnett Bank envelope (drive-in) Rev. 09/96
Box: 17 Folder: 56 Barnett Bank folder (black).
Box: 17 Folder: 57 Barnett Bank folder. Text: You're in the News... and we were delighted to read about you. Barnett Bank of San Jose. With business card of J. Richard Kasell.
Box: 17 Folder: 58 Barnett Bank folder. With four enclosed brochures. [1989?]
Box: 18 Folder: 59 Barnett Bank key chain: (Fiftieth Anniversary, Barnett National Bank of Jacksonville, Florida, 1927, No. 7296)
Box: 18 Folder: 60a,b Barnett Bank magnets (2): (Barnett Bank)
Box: 17 Folder: 61a,b Barnett Bank money bags (2): Barnett First National Bank of Jacksonville, The Barnett National Bank, Jacksonville, Fla.
Box: 18 Folder: 62a-d Barnett Bank passbooks (4): a. Savings account no. 91539, activity from 1938-1950. With accompanying correspondence from account holder, 1998, b. Savings account no. 71470, 1931-1932. c. Savings account no. 71883, 1931-1932. d. Savings account no. 92619, 1939-1942.
Box: 17 Folder: 63a,b Barnett Bank pens (2)
Box: 17 Folder: 64 Barnett Bank shopping bag. Text: The Bank that grew up with Jacksonville.
Box: 17 Folder: 65a,b Barnett Bank signs (2): (The Barnett Difference is You; Barnett Bank)
Box: 18 Folder: 66a,b Barnett Bank statements (2): Checking account shows activity from May 1939 and October - November 1942. Includes 4 checks and charge slip. Accompanying correspondence from account holder, 2000.
Box: 17 Folder: 67 Barnett Bank t-shirt: (You're One in a Million)
Box: 17 Folder: 68 Barnett Bank tie
Box: 17 Folder: 69 Century National Bank plaque, 1976 Lists Organizers of Bank (Barnett Banks acquired CNB in September 1984)
Box: 17 Folder: 70 Genealogical chart: The L'Engle Family. Historical data by Gertrude Nelson L'Engle. Jacksonville, Fla., 1960?
Box: 18 Folder: 71 Graduation Record, 1925? (Presented to the Barnett National Bank of Jacksonville...)
Box: 18 Folder: 72 Map: Metropolitan Jacksonville (on cover: Image of Barnett Bank Building, Barnett First National Bank of Jacksonville)
Box: 19 Folder: 73-74 Paintings, Oil (2)
Box: 19 Folder: 75 Portrait: William Boyd Barnett, founder. No date given.
Box: 19 Folder: 76 Barnett Bank building. No date given.