A Tale of Seven Cities 1986

Source:  Rockford Magazine    June 1986   Vol.1 No.1

“Terror from the Depths” – Kathi Kresol



Source: The Rock River Times, October 19-25,2016, Vol. 24 No. 1


Cherry Valley Township – 1957 Plat Map, Winnebago County

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Source:  Farm Plat Book, 1957; Winnebago County, Illinois;   Sponsored by Union Grange No. 811, Inc.


World War II – Navy Air Corps – Paul B. Ulrich

Paul B. Ulrich, Cherry Valley

Awaiting active duty orders.

Graduated from Norman  OK Naval Air Technical Training Center

Source:  Rockford Morning Star 8/8/1944

(photo) 18, seaman 1st class, in service since December 14, 1943

Stationed at San Francisco

East High School graduate

Source: Rockford Morning Star 11/26/1944

Ipsen Industries – 1958, 1959, 1960

Ipsen Industries

“Ipsen Shows Pecatonica Plant” from Rockford Register-Republic May 23, 1958

“Ipsen Plans New Factory in Boone [County]” from Rockford Morning Star January 20, 1959

“Ipsen to Move Into New Furnace Plant This Month” from Rockford Morning Star Oct. 15, 1959

“Ipsen Industries To Expand Plant at Cherry Valley” from Rockford Register-Republic Feb. 22, 1960