Being a Boy in Old Rockford Number 206 Ransom’s Sanitarium

Source:  The Rockford Morning Star   Sunday, September 28, 1913  p.22

“Social Life and the Fine Arts” – 1964, W. Ashton Johnson

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Source: Nuggets of History, Summer 1989 Vol. 26, No. 3; article written in 1964. W. Ashton Johnson died in 1965.

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Burns Club Picnic – 1873

Burns Club

Source:  Rockford Weekly Gazette  Aug. 26, 1873