Glenwood State Bank

Glenwood 150th logoThis post is part of a collection of posts written in 2016 for Glenwood’s 150 year celebration. To see the map and full list of locations included in the walking tour, click here.

Glenwood State Bank – 5 East Minnesota Avenue

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Built in 1961 for the Glenwood State bank, it was expanded and renovated into Swiss style in 1983. Other businesses that existed on this site include a billiards room in 1888, saloons, Calmeyer’s Fancy Groceries, a Laundry in 1933 and a café in 1935 – Green Leaf, Allan’s and Victory Café. Ma’s Kitchenette and the Friendly Inn were removed for the 1961 construction.


Glenwood State Bank 1961


Very early image of Minnesota Avenue, showing the future location of the current Glenwood State Bank.

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