Alton Bank

City: Alton

County: Madison

State: Illinois

The Alton Marine and Fire Insurance Company was incorporated in 1835, the insurance business was stopped around 1848, and in 1852 the institution reorganized as Alton Bank. It was succeeded in 1865 by the Alton National Bank.

W. T. Norton, ed., Centennial History of Madison County, Illinois and Its People 1812 to 1912 (Chicago: Lewis, 1912), 1:449-50.