Winnebago County Agricultural Society

p 27  organized in 1852, stock limited to 800 shares at $5 each real estate comprising 10 acres, now embraces 22 acres list of officers, board of directors, bldg. of Green House Plants and Garden Flowers 120’x60′, p 28

Source: 1872 – 1873 Rockford City Directory

Arthur Johnson, chairman, Marie E. Andrews sec -treas 215 Federal Building

Source: 1940 Rockford City Directory