“Charlotte’s Web Celebrates 40 Years June 1 – 2” – 2012

Source: The Rock River Times, May 30 – June 5, 2012; Vol. 29, No. 32

Charlotte’s Web/Sinnissippi Summer Series – 2012

Source: The Rock River Times, June 27 – July 3, 2012; Vol.  19, No. 36

 

Entertainment ads (some) – 3-9-1974

Source:  Rockford Register-Star March 9. 1974

“Nielsen family tied to music for 40 years” – 2000

Source:  Rockford Register Star June 18 2000

“Tinker Cottage hosts second bluegrass fest” – 1981

Tinker - 1

Source:  Rockford Register Star 7/5/1981

Tinker - 2

 

Folk Music Scene

“The Folk Music Scene”  Story and Photos by Jon McGinty, pp 148 – 153.

Article includes pictures and quotes by or about Joe Jencks, Two Rivers Bluegrass Festival in Harrison, IL, Brother Sun, Mark Dvorak, Chicago’s Old Town School of Folk Music, Tom Dundee, Michael Smith and Barbara Barrow Smith, Chris Walz, Rock River Friends of Folk Music (RRFFM), Tom Lindem, Win Stracke, Frank Hamilton, Charlotte’s Web, Lani Richardson, Stephen Powers, Bill and Karen Howard.

Source: Northwest Quarterly, Spring 2012