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1867

William Dickinson Jr., sons and others in the Kanawha Valley salt industry founded the Kanawha Valley Bank

1869

The Kanawha Valley Bank built a two-story bank at the intersection of Kanawha Blvd and Capitol St in Charleston

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1870

Henry Clay Dickinson became president of Kanawha Valley Bank

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1871

William Dickinson succeeded Henry Clay Dickinson as president of Kanawha Valley Bank

1873

Kanawha Valley Bank was the only bank in Charleston to survive the financial panic

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1882

John Quincy Dickinson became president of Kanawha Valley Bank after William Dickinson's death

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1893

John Q. Dickinson moved Kanawha Valley Bank into a substantial new building

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1894

John Dickinson became cashier of the Kanawha Valley Bank

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1918

Hayes Picklesimer first came to work at Kanawha Valley Bank

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1925

John L. Dickinson became president of Kanawha Valley Bank after the death of John Q. Dickinson

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1929

John L. Dickinson moved Kanawha Valley Bank into new building at the former site of the capitol building

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1949

Hayes Picklesimer succeeded John L. Dickinson as president of Kanawha Valley Bank

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1967

Hugh Curry became president of Kanawha Valley Bank

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1975

Robert F. Baronner became president of Kanawha Valley Bank

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1976

Kanawha Valley Bank moved into the new One Valley Square building

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1991

J. Holmes Morrison became president of One Valley Bancorp of Virginia

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2000

BB&T acquired One Valley Bank

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2005

BB&T was West Virginia's largest banking institution

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