Eric Anderberg, Vice President, Dial Machine

Eric Anderberg is following in his father’s footsteps. Malcolm Anderberg started Dial Machine, a large precision shop in Rockford, over 50 years ago. in 1966. After graduating from Augustana Colllege, Eric joined the family business. He is vice president and co-owner; his brother Jeff Anderberg is president. Eric learned his job from the ground up.

Source: North West Quarterly Magazine, Annual Guide 2019

Emerson Manufacturing Co.

Advertising postcard that was for sale on, 1909

Emerson Moldboard Plow Tractor

In 1899 Emerson Manufacturing Co. purchased a 19-acre tract west of Rockford.  It was taken over

by the J. I. Case Co. later

Source: Rockfordiana Historic Houses and Landmarks – 1,  article found in Rockford Morning Star 1/5/1946


“Economic growth tops US in 2011” – 2011, Recession/Recovery

Source;  Rockford Register Star 2/24/2013

Eric J. Gustafson Automotive Machine Shop and Supplies – 1921

Source:  1921 McCoy’s Rockford City Directory, p 30 of Advertising Section