First Bank of Montana - Lewistown
First National Bank's lobby is open Monday through Friday from 9:30am to 4:00pm. The auto bank is located at 205 Theyst Broadway. It is open Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm and Saturday from 8:00am to 12:00pm (noon). They provide services to people who are not members of our financial institution or don't have an account with us. Our financial institution offers Canadian currency exchange. They handle only Canadian money transfers. They have Uniglobe Main Connection Travel located in our lobby for your convenience
History of First National Bank of Lewistown 1924-1999
First National Bank of Lewistown was organized on October 4, 1924 and authorized to commence the business of Banking as the National Bank of Lewistown on December 13, 1924. The National Bank rented space from the Montana Building Company, which was formerly occupied by the First National Bank of Fergus County. There have been six Presidents of First National Bank over the last 75 years. B. N. Forbes was appointed as the first president of the National Bank in 1924 and served until he retired on January 27, 1934 at which time G.J. Wiedeman became president. It was upon the untimely death of G.J. Wiedeman in March 1935 that A.W. Johnson was elected as President. Johnson served the longest of any president from 1935 to 1963.
It was during Johnson's term as President that The National Bank of Lewistown became the First National Bank of Lewistown effective September 1, 1945. D. R. Browne was elected as President on January 8, 1963. He served for 21 years until D. A. McRae was elected in 1984. It was in March of 1985 that the current President Alex R. "Dick" Zier was elected as president.
Over the past 75 years First National Bank of Lewistown has seen many changes. It survived the Great Depression, when 1300 other banks failed, as Theyll as standing strong through the wars. The appearance of the bank has changed over the years from the classic look of the 20's to the generic bank look of the 60's. The most recent remodeling was done in 1996 at which time the colors changed to the soft modern look. In 75 years our looks have changed but our commitment to our customers has remained the same.
Lobby Hours: Monday - Friday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Drive-Up Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Saturday: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm.
First Bank of Montana - Lewistown ATM address: Drive Thru, 205 W. Broadway, Lewistown, MT 59457
Chinook Office: P.O. Box 9, Chinook, MT. 59523