A Brief History of Community Banking in Illinois
A pictorial history published on the 30th anniversary of the
Community Bankers Association of Illinois
By Janice Petterchak
Published in 2004
Limited Supply Available – Order Today as Gifts for Your Directors, Officers,
Community Leaders, and Local High School!
The Community Bankers Association of Illinois commissioned Where Eagles Soar… A Brief History of Community Banking in Illinois to commemorate its 30th anniversary in 2004. With nearly 100 photographs, graphics, documents, and insightful text, the publication describes how community banking took root and prospered in Illinois and the organization that evolved as a result.
Within its pages, customers, bankers, legislators and students will discover a wealth of information about the community banking system, its benefits to local economies, and the philosophy and core values of community bankers.
This is a good read for future generations of bankers and bank customers. This limited edition volume is an appropriate gift for board members, bank officers, local community leaders, and the local high school.