Serving Dodge, Fond du Lac & Winnebago Counties

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January 1, 1898
  • The Bristol Morgan Company moved across the street (to the building known today as Cowles-Henke Insurance) and decided to separate the store operations and financial services, as private banks were allowed in Wisconsin at that time. The company surrounded the property with a security fence and dedicated the front of the building to banking. 
  • Then, on February 22, 1898, the financial business became officially known as the Bank of Oakfield.

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