The City of Lakeville Minnesota has a wonderful website, containing among other things several YouTube presentations of various events in its history. Here’s a link to the YouTube presentation page describing the beginning of the Lakeville Bank which was started by W.H. and F.A. Samels. A portion of the presentation is narrated by June Murphy, granddaughter of William H. Samels:
Note: This takes you to thumbnails for several historical presentations, the Lakeville Bank is on the second page.
Susan J. Edminster, Granite Falls Washington, February 3, 2011