607 Walnut Street, First Congregatonal Church, Masonic Cathedral Hall, Metro Christian Centre, Aposento Alto Asambleas de Dio, built 1869, burned September 2, 2020

Sources: Picturesque and Descriptive History of Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois 1887 and Google.com Images May 2019; image of southwest/west side July 2012

Fred Bliss, Former Durand Fire Chief, Dies At 84

Source:  Rockford Register Star, July 8, 2020.

Harlem-Roscoe Fire Department Volunteer Passes–Owen Sprague

Source:  Rockford Register Star, July 16, 2020.