Rockford City Directory 1872 pg.85 Brearley W.M – Brown Andrew

Source: Holland’s Rockford City Directory  1872   pg.85

Briggs & Enoch

Briggs & Enoch, (C. C. Briggs and A. I. Enoch, owners) plow, cultivator and coulter manufacturing, Water Power district

Source: Bassett’s Rockford City Directory for 1879 p 27

*a coulter is a blade or sharp disk attached to the plow that cuts through the soil vertically before the plow goes through the soil. Definition found on http://www.refdesk.com