Details for Winters State Bank (Atlas Number 5399005873)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5399005873

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Marker Number 5873
Atlas Number 5399005873
Marker Title Winters State Bank
Index Entry Winters State Bank
Address N. Main & E. Dale Sts.
City Winters
County Runnels
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 408792
UTM Northing 3536169
Subject Codes banks, bankers, banking topics; Lutheran denomination; churches
Marker Year 2001
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location Main and Dale Streets, Winters
Marker Size 18" x 28"
Marker Text Founded 1906 by John Q. McAdams, who served 17 years as cashier, and since as president. Original capitalization was $15,000. First located immediately south; moved to this site 1909. Bought Farmers and Merchants State Bank, 1913; First National Bank of Winters, 1937. Building was enlarged 1924 and 1954. Founder was treasurer (1918) and president (1931-1932), Texas State Bankers Association; State Banking Commissioner (1941-1944); held office as president of the State Banks Division, American Bankers Association (1950-51). Recorded Texas Historical Landmark, 1967