Nilson Co-operative Furniture Co., ad – May 1927

Change of company name and logo.

Source: The Rockford Furniture Herald, May 1927, page Eighteen

The name Nilson Co-operative Furniture Co. was in the newspaper in June 1927 and January 1928, as exhibiting at furniture marts, but not in any articles about change of ownership, etc.

Nilson, David V (wife Amy M) president Nilson Co-operative Furniture Co. and (owner of Blue Line Transfer Co.) also machinery and house moving and house wrecking business 418 S Main and residence 120 N Highland Ave.  Source: McCoy’s Rockford City Directory for 1928, p605

Nilson Co-operative Furniture Co., D V Nilson, president; E C Jacobson v-pres; J F Jacobson sec-treas; furniture manufacturers; 905 9th St.  Source: McCoy’s Rockford City Directory for 1928 p605



418 South Main Street

418 South Main Street

Residence of Henry Brown, Carpenter

Residence of N. Compton, employed at Bradley and Company

Residence of Duncan Drain, farmer

Residence of John Gottschalk

Alex Faulkner, carpenter, Boarder

Peter Henderson, stonecutter, Boarder


Source:  1876 Rockford City Directory