Peterson & Johnson – 1926


Source: McCoy’s Rockford City Directory for 1926

Peterson & Johnson, Edward A Peterson, Gilbert A Johnson, owners; architects, 406 Swedish-American Bank Building, 501 – 503 7th St.  Source: McCoy”s Rockford City Directory for 1926

Manufacturer’s National Bank building became Rockford City Hall

Swedish-American Bank Building became American Bank Building, became AmCore Bank Building, became BMO Harris Bank Building became owned by the Rockford Board of Education.

Security National Bank was at 1102 Broadway St.  In 2016 Crusader Clinic is in that address.

Reliance Building, 424 – 428  7th St.



Swedish-American National Bank

Swed Amer Nat Bk

Ad, from Rockford Republic newspaper Nov. 23, 1920

Swedish-American National Bank 1910 -1945, when it became American National Bank 1945 – 1985, when it merged with Illinois National Bank and became AMCORE 1985-2010, when it was purchased by BMO Harris Bank (2010 –      ).