“Factory Cagers in Close Tilts” – 1946, R.I.A.A. Industrial League


Source:  Rockford Register-Republic Nov. 20, 1946

“4 Painfully Injured in 3 Accidents” – 1946

Source:  Rockford Morning Star Oct 20, 1946

Excelsior Leather Washer Manufacturing Co. – 1945


Source:  Excelsior Leather Washer Manufacturing Co., Inc., J Al Johnson president; B M Johnson, vice-president; I M Armour, Secretary; C E Duclon, Treasurer; 720 Chestnut St.  Source: Polk’s Rockford City Directory for 1945.

Cottonwood Farm to Cottonwood Airport 1946


Source:  Rockford Morning Star July 28, 1946

Harlem Hills Subdivision – first sale ad, tax sale of lots

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Source: Rockford Morning Star April 8, 1928, sent to us by Jeff Aulik

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Source:  Rockford Morning Star Oct. 30, 1946