Buena Vista National Bank celebrates 75th anniversary

CELEBRATE ANNIVERSARY–Buena Vista National Bank’s board of directors was recently presented a certificate recognizing the bank’s 75th anniversary as a national bank and as an Illinois Centennial Business.

Buena Vista National Bank celebrated their 75thanniversary as a national bank and 114 years as an Illinois Centennial Business.

In recognition of the bank’s 75 years of distinguished service and contributions to its community as a national bank, Mary Beth Farrell, assistant deputy comptroller for bank supervision, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, presented a certificate of recognition to the Buena Vista National Bank Board of Directors on March 18.

“Today Buena Vista National Bank marks its 75thanniversary as a national bank. I would like to take the opportunity to congratulate you on this historic milestone. Although Buena Vista National Bank may have changed a great deal since first opening its doors, the principles on which the bank was founded remain as valid in the 21stcentury as it did in the 20th.”

The Illinois State Historical Society also declared Buena Vista National Bank has contributed to the civic and economic heritage of the State of Illinois for 114 years and is hereby certified an Illinois Centennial Business.

For more on Buena Vista National Bank, please see this week’s print edition.