Union Bank: A California History of 145 Years
The history of Union Bank, one of California's oldest financial institutions, is steeped in California lore and inextricably tied to the state's growth over three centuries. Union Bank: A 145-Year History traces the bank's evolution from its earliest roots in 1864 and profiles the institutions that comprise its historic lineages: The Bank of California, First National Bank of San Diego, Union Bank, The Bank of Tokyo of California and The Mitsubishi Bank of California.
As part of the Japanese American community, Union Bank shares a lot of Japanese American business history. Extensive excerpts from historic bank documents reveal intriguing snapshots of life in the Golden State and explore the influence of Union Bank and its visionary leaders on the state and the banking industry. Hardbound: 89 pp.