Beattie Homestead, now Beattie Park

Beattie Homestead, now Beattie Park, at the corner of N. Main St. and Park Ave.
Beattie Homestead, now Beattie Park, at the corner of N. Main St. and Park Ave.

Beattie Homestead, now Beattie Park, 1920 annual report of the Board of Commissioners, Rockford, Park, District, p.12

Bottom photograph includes Mary I. Beattie and Anna Beattie. Penciled note says Mowry Brown, farmer and carpenter, built the house.

Honor the Mounds – Aug. 12 – 18, 2015

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Honor the Mounds  - 2A

Source: The Rock River Times, Aug. 12-18, 2015; Susan Johnson, writer of article

Honor the Mounds (Indian Festival) – 2015

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Honor the Mounds  - 2Source: Rock River Times, August 5 – 11, 2015

This article is available online at http://rockrivertimes.com and usually available in print at the man Rockford Public Library.

Riverwalk Museum Campus – 2012

riverwalk 1        Riverwalk 2

Source:  Rock River Times  July 25-31, 2012 (Vol. 19;  No. 40)

River Walk – 2006

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Source:  Rockford Register Star August 30, 2006