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Guide to the National Bank of D. O. Mills and Company Records, 1849-1927
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  • Administrative Information
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  • Material Transferred from the Collection

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: National Bank of D. O. Mills and Company Records,
    Date (inclusive): 1849-1927
    Box Number: 368-378
    Creator: National Bank of D. O. Mills and Company (Calif.)
    Repository: California State Library
    Sacramento, California
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information



    Conditions of Use

    Please credit California State Library.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to California State Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing. Permission for publication is given on behalf of California State Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], National Bank of D. O. Mills and Company Records, California State Library.

    Access Points

    Banks and banking--California--Sacramento
    Mines and mining--California--Sacramento
    National Bank of D. O. Mills and Company (Calif.)


    Letters, deeds, stocks and bonds, pictures, estate papers, checks and other banking items.


    Darius Ogden Mills, founded the bank around 1849. A branch bank was opened in Columbia, Tuolumne County, California in 1850, which was transferred to other banking interests in 1859. In 1872 the bank became the National Gold Bank of D. O. Mills & Company. It remained under this title until October 29, 1925, when it was merged with the California National Bank of Sacramento.


    • Mills, Darius O. (Darius Ogden), 1825-1910

    Material Transferred from the Collection


    • Exchange notes to Textual file.
    • Oversize material: Deeds, patents, etc.
    • Checkbook stubs, scrapbook, ledgers and signature books.
    • Map:, Goldfield, Nevada, 1907. Denver : Clasan Map Co.


    • Bank of D.O. Mills. [Check book stubs]
      Identifier/Call Number: (CALIF**HG2613 S124 M52 1857-1858)
    • Burrell's Clipping Service. In Memoriam D. O. Mills.
      Identifier/Call Number: (CALIF**HG2463 M5 B8)
    • California State Bank. [Scrapbook of telegrams and letters, 1906 earthquake]
      Identifier/Call Number: (CALIF**fHG2613 S124 S32)
    • Mills, (D. O.) & Co. [Ledgers, Bankers]. 2 vols. 1849-1855
      Identifier/Call Number: (CALIF**fHG2613 S124 M5)
    • Mills, (D. O.) & Co. [Ledger, general merchandise] 1849-1851.
      Identifier/Call Number: (CALIF**fHD9321.9 M4)
    • National Bank of D. O. Mills & Co. [Signature books] 4 vols. 1849-1910.
      Identifier/Call Number: (CALIF**fHG2613 S124 M53)