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Banks and banking -- Illinois -- Chicago

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

A.G. Becker & Co., Inc. records

Identifier: Midwest-MS-Becker

Records of A.G. Becker & Co., an early Chicago investment firm founded by Abraham Becker following the failure of Hermann Schaffner & Co. during the Panic of 1893. Includes early firm records and recollections collected from employees, Abraham Becker's repayment records (to Schaffner depositors), annual reports, Becker Bulletin/Briefs (1959-1982), photographs, advertising and marketing materials, personnel files, World War II letters of employees in military service, etc.

Dates: 1859-1982; Majority of material found within 1880 - 1982

Foreman family papers

Identifier: Midwest-MS-Foreman

Scrapbooks, memorial books (1915), photographs, and family and business papers relating to Edwin G. Foreman and the Foreman family. The Foreman family founded the first Jewish bank in Chicago in 1862, under Gerhard Foreman.

Dates: approximately 1915-1949

Lake Shore National Bank scrapbooks

Identifier: Midwest-MS-Lake Shore

Two scrapbooks containing statements, announcements, advertisements, calendars, passbooks, form letters, booklets, financial reports, forms, etc., of the Lake Shore National Bank, 1951-1954, and its predecessor, the Lake Shore Trust and Savings Bank, 1927-1954. Bank was located at North Michigan Ave. and Ohio Street in Chicago.

Dates: 1927-1954

Robert Moir Papers

Identifier: Midwest-MS-Moir

Professional correspondence, papers, and documents of Oquawka, Illinois, businessman Robert Moir, owner of Robert Moir & Co., a firm with wide-ranging investments in land, livestock, lumber, railroads, and other industries. Also a few letters from family and friends.

Dates: 1850-1909; Majority of material found within 1866 - 1898