Source: Rockford Register Star, June-July, 2019.
Source: 1902 Rockford Illinois, p.60, Press of Horner Printing Company.
Norden Society of East Rockford – Scandinavian Literary Society, has been in operation for about 3 years.
Organized for improvement intellectually of Swedish inhabitants of the city
about 50 members, have a hall above 303 and 305 East State St.
They possess a small but nice library. The books are hired out at 5 cents per week.
page 29: A. W. Linden, president; A. Hollem, vice-president; Thor. Munthe, secretary; P. G. Bowman, cashier
Source: 1872-1873 City Directory
Source: Rockford Register Star, Oct. 24, 2017
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
Dr. Anthony Castrogiovanni, dentist, Rockford. Born July 27, 1933, Rockford son of Anthony A. and Lena (Schifo) Castrogiovanni.
Life-long resident of Rockford, chairman for indigent care for the Winnebago County Dental Society.
Member of executive council, Winnebago County Dental Society
Member of Illinois and American Dental Societies
Graduated from West High School, Drake University, U.S. Air Force 1959 – 1962
Active in Football and Track in High School, skiing, tennis and golf, fishing. big game hunting
Married Carol L. Schultz, Sept. 12th, 1959. They have two children: Laura Marie, 5, and Carl, 3.
Member of Cathedral Catholic Church and is a fourth degree Knight of Columbus.
Sources: Rockford Morning Star and Rockford Register-Republic, April 20 and 21, 1967; and also Rockfordiana: Biographies – CAR – CAZ, 1967 to present.
Source: Rockford Labor News, Friday, Oct. 27, 1972
Source: Rockford Register Star, March 31, 1983
Source: Rockford Morning Star March 6, 1945
Source: Rockford Register Star 2/5/2018