Beyer Stadium

history of stadium in articles from 1965 articles, Rockfordiana: Sports-2

purchased from Three-I League in 1923, purchased for $34,410.00

Source: Rockford Morning Star 9/1/1965

photos, prime outdoor athletic facility in city. Water drainage is onto the running track. Stadium completed in 1924. Beyer stadium financed by Kiwanis Club-directed public subscription. $11,000 spent by School Board for locker facilities in 1928. Track is 44.8 feet short of regulation 1/4 mile

Source: Rockford Morning Star 9/1/1965