“E. J. Ryan & Mead Clash” – 1902, Mead Building/Hanley Building

Source:  Rockford Daily Republic  June 24, 1903

William Nelson House, 1903 – 737 No. Main St.

Wim Nelson house sm

Source: Rockford To-Day 1903

William Nelson (wife, Olive H.) was the son of John Nelson, Nelson Knitting. He was the president of Forest City Knitting, v-pres B F Barnes Co., and Nelson Knitting Co., resided at 737 N Main St.  Source: 1903-1904 Republic’s Rockford and Winnebago County Directory.