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Milwaukee Avenue State Bank
Milwaukee Avenue State Bank
TitleMilwaukee Avenue State Bank
CreatorVandercook Co.
DescriptionCaption: "[Engraved for The Standard Guide Company.] The Milwaukee Avenue State Bank. [See "Banks, State and Private."]". From text: "Location Milwaukee Avenue and Carpenter street. Successor to the banking house of Paul O. Stensland & Co., the leading financial institution of the northwest section of the city. The former bank had built up a very large business with the tradespeople of Milwaukee avenue on the great manufacturing concerns contiguous to that important thoroughfare. For this reason it became necessary to increase its capital stock... This bank does a general business and in addition has a savings department. Teachers, clerks, artisans and wage-workers generally, will find in this a convenient and safe place for their savings."
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RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject NameMilwaukee Avenue State Bank
Coverage-SpatialWest Town (Chicago, Ill.)
PublisherUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Illinois at Chicago
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Book TitleChicago, the marvelous city of the West : a history, an encyclopedia, and a guide: 1893: illustrated
Author of the BookFlinn, John J. (John Joseph), 1851-1929.
CollectionPicture Chicago
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