Main St., North, 813

1874-1930 owned by Wm Fletcher Barnes 1930 – 1936 by Amy Barnes Pierce Lane, 1937 – [2011]  by Rockford Park District

Source: 1902 Rockford, Illinois by O.B. Wheat

house at bottom of this 1928 Sanborn fire insurance map is the Barnes house

Source: Sanborn Fire Insurance Map

Museum of Natural History Boathouse

Source: 1968 Rockford City Directory

 

 

 

Burpee Museum of Natural History

Source: Rock River Times Sept 19-25, 2013

Burpee Museum of Natural History – 2013, Alan Brown

Source: Rockford Register Star 1/6/2013