“Reminisce about 182 Years on 7th St.” – 1953 article

Source:  Rockford Morning Star Feb. 1, 1953

Winnebago County Illinois Land Atlas and Plat Book 1976 – Seward Twsp

Source: Winnebago County Illinois Land Atlas & Plat Book, 1976  Distributed by Winnebago County 4-H Clubs  Published Map Publishers Inc.

Sections 1 – 26  are keyworded

American National Bank – 1959

American National Bank

Source:  Rockford Morning Star July 22, 1959

Swedish-American National Bank

Swed Amer Nat Bk

Ad, from Rockford Republic newspaper Nov. 23, 1920

Swedish-American National Bank 1910 -1945, when it became American National Bank 1945 – 1985, when it merged with Illinois National Bank and became AMCORE 1985-2010, when it was purchased by BMO Harris Bank (2010 –      ).

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Source: Rockfordiana: Biographies HE – HJ    through 1966 Rockford Morning Star 4/8/1958

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Source: Rockfordiana: Biographies HE – HJ  through 1966 Rockford Register Star 01/17/1960

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Board President of Swedish-American. worked as a day-laborer in Pullman Car Works then he worked in a hardware and tin shop the he started a small business of his own electrical repair and locksmith business 50 years in the metal fastener business President of Rockford Screw Products started Rockford Screw Products in 1929. One time strong man in a vaudville show 1911 worked for National Lock for 19 years.

Source: Rockfordiana: Biographies HE-HJ thru 1966. Rockford Morning Star 01/27/1961

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Chairman of the Board of Rock River Savings and Loan President of WREX-TV.  President of Illinois Hospital Service member of the board of directors of American National Bank and Trust. Was a member of the original board of Greater Rockford Airport Authority and was for a time Chm. Of the Board.

Source: Rockfordiana: Biographies HE-HJ thru 1966 Rockford Morning Star 5/25-28/1965

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Rockford Register Star 8/13/1965

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Rockfordiana: Biographies HE – HJ thru 1966 Rockford Morning Star 10/5/1965

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Source: Rockfordiana: Biographies HE – HJ thru 1966 Rockford Morning Star 10/5/1965

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Source: The Real Aviators of Rockford, from Northwest Quarterly magazine, Hilday 2013, Vol. 10, No. 4, p114