Order Sons of Italy in America Banquet at Hotel Nelson on August 3, 1941

Source: ROCKFORD MORNING STAR – August 3, 1941 – page 17

Photo from Rockford Public Library Photo Archives

 

Smokestack Demolition Blast debris kills man Barnes plant, cars damaged

Source: Morning Star  Wednesday, July 9th, 1975  pg. 1

Warren Otis Eddy – Prominent Farmer on North Main Street

Source: Register-Republic, Monday, December 11, 1933, page 8.

Streets Re-Named, 1886

Source: Rockford Register, September 21, 1886

Michaels closes its doors September 29, 1997

Source: Rockford Register Star  Monday September 29, 1997 pg.1 and pg.6