Milwaukee Avenue State Bank
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Caption: "[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.
|University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign|
|University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University Library|
|Milwaukee Avenue State Bank|
|West Town (Chicago, Ill.)|
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