Florence Apartments, 613 College Avenue, built 1926

Sources: Rockford Republic, March 23, 1926; Google image captured May 2019. Note carvings on the lintel and pillars as well as Google camera car in reflection of front door.

 

Spring Creek Rd., 2912 – Barloga, Geddes

Geddes - 3

Source: Rockford Morning Star May 22, 1966

Geddes - 1

Source: Rockford Morning Star May 22, 1966

Geddes - 4

Geddes - 5

Source: Rockford Morning Star May 22, 1966

Geddes - 6

Source: Rockford Morning Star May 22, 1966  Photos by James Quinn

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Source:  Rockford Morning Star May 22, 1966

Geddes - 9

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

National Ave. , 1408 – Jesse A. Barloga

National Ave., 1408 13

1408 National Ave., Jesse A. Barloga, architect, Built 1926,  Commission #258, Commissioned by Fred and Minnie Haines.  In From 1918 -1925 they were living at 1621 National Ave.[possibly earlier years as well] according to McCoy’s Rockford City Directory for 1925.  Source of photograph: Marty Mangas, ca. 1968-1970.

Haines - 1508 National

Possibly there was a “typo” that listed Mrs. Haines at 1508 National Ave., rather than at 1408 National Ave. in the Rockford Morning Star Nov. 18, 1926.

 

Haines obit 13

Obituary source:  Rockford Morning Star August 14, 1942

Minnie Haines obituary

Source:  Rockford Morning Star Oct. 14, 1955

In 1944 Leonard W. and Catherine M. Condon sold their house on Clinton Ave. and bought the Haines house at 1408 National Ave.. Mr. Condon was president of the Contour Hosiery Mills in Rockford.  Source: 1944 Rockford City Directory

Current Resident since Aug. 2013: Chad and Leah Tuneberg. Sale price $229,000.