On The Waterfront 1991, 1992 – 2 OTW Committee Photos

Sherrie Werner (in White shirt), Ronald McDonald, Tom Pearson, Channel 23

Photos by Jan Carter, printed in the Rockford Register Star GO Section, 8/26/2010

B.J. Salisbury, David Salisbury, John Nolte WROK-WZOK, Dick Hynes, architect

On the Waterfront, color promotional brochure/card – 2011

Source:  Promotional card/flyer produced through On The Waterfront Inc

 

 

 

Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful, Medication Collection – June 9 2018

Source: The Rock River Times. May 30, 2018, page 11

Marsh Sisters – 1942

former Rockford girls, Lillian Heins Gefts and Helen Heins, known professionally as the Marsh Sisters. Lillian plays the piano and Helen, the accordion. Recently they added Harmony singing in their act.  They have taken part in several radio programs, dedicated to men in the armed forces.

The daughters of Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Heins, both are graduates of Rockford high school.  The family now resides in Portland, Oregon.

Source:  Rockford Morning Star 6/7/1942

Rockford Newspapers, 1952 – 97 East State St.

97 East State St. : (all of below) 1952

Rockford News Tower

Winnebago Newspapers, Inc.; Rockford Morning Star and Rockford Register-Republic

Consolidated News Service; Rockford Downtown Merchants Association

2nd Floor: Rockford Broadcasters Inc.; WROK – 1948,

Room 201:   Maurice Miller, barber

Room 202:  Rockford Community Chest, Inc.

Room 203-4:  Placement Bureau

Room 206-212:  Miller, Thomas, Hickey & Collins, lawyers

Room 209:  Winnebago County Tuberculosis Association

Room 211:  Illinois Children’s Home and Aid Society

Room 214:  Raymond Knowland, architect

Room 216:  Robert C.C. Fringer, physician

Room 219:  Boy Scouts of America (Blackhawk Council)

Room 220-223: Rockford Broadcasters Inc., WROK

Room 221:  Family Consultation Services

Room 224-226:  Rockford Council of Girl Scouts

Room 225:  Smith Hayes Advertising Agency

Room 301:  Alvin G Gunter DDS  dentist

Room 302:  Connecticut Mutual Life Insurance Agency

Room 401:  Clarence E. Werner DDS  dentist

Room:  404:  Carrico & Wilgus real estate and insurance

Room 501:  Williams McCarthy and Kinley: lawyers

Room 601:  vacant

Room 606:  Wedell C. Galloway, independent advertiser

Room: 701:  Albert G. Simms office

8th Floor:  Council Rooms

Source: 1952 Polk’s Rockford City Directory

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

National Lock News – May 1937 Vol. 1 No. 1, 15 pages

 

 

Source:  National Lock News, May 1937, Vol. 1, No. 1;   1937 – 1940 were donated to Rockford Public Library