Cloud State Bank

The Cloud State Bank, also known as the People's National Bank, is located in McLeansboro, Hamilton County, Illinois. The bank building was designed and built from 1880-1882 by Aaron G. Cloud and his son Chalon Cloud.[2] The Cloud State Bank has been on the National Register of Historic Places since 1978.[3] The building was designed by architects the Reid Brothers of Evansville, Indiana. The Reid Brothers would go on to famously design the Hotel del Coronado near San Diego.[2]

Cloud State Bank
Cloud State Bank in McLeansboro.jpg
Front of the bank
Cloud State Bank is located in Illinois
Cloud State Bank
Cloud State Bank is located in the United States
Cloud State Bank
Location108 N. Washington St., McLeansboro, Illinois
Coordinates38°5′35″N 88°32′10″W / 38.09306°N 88.53611°W / 38.09306; -88.53611Coordinates: 38°5′35″N 88°32′10″W / 38.09306°N 88.53611°W / 38.09306; -88.53611
Arealess than one acre
ArchitectCloud, Chalon G
NRHP reference No.78001149[1]
Added to NRHPNovember 28, 1978


  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. July 9, 2010.
  2. ^ a b Our History Archived 2006-12-10 at the Wayback Machine, About Us, People's National Bank
  3. ^ Hamilton County, Illinois, State Listings,