West State St. 300 Block

48  West State  Gilbert, John, druggist, s s b Church & Main

49  West State  Edson & Sears, boots, shoes, leather, findings, n s b Main & Church

51  West State  Ford, D. M., saloon, n s b Main & Church

53  West State  Williams, David, barber shop, n s b Main & Church

54  West State  Clark & Mitchell, clocks, watches, jewelry, s s b Main & Church

55  West State  Barnard H. F., dry goods, boots & shoes, n s b Main & Church

55  West State  Barnard Mrs. H. F., millinery, n s b Main & Church

58  West State  Dunshee F.K., grocer, s s b Main & Church; Goodhue W. S., attorney, s s b Main & Church;  Loop, James L., attorney (upstairs), s s b Main & Church

62  West State  Boyd, Thomas, dry goods [Marble Front building], s s b Main & Church

76  West State  Watt, John Jr., fruit confectionery, groceries, n s b Main & Church

s s b Main & Church  Alchin, Maynard & Co., Journeymen Boot & Shoe Co.

s s b Main & Church  Ball, F. E., sewing machine agent

s s b Church & Main  Bartlett Bros., merchant tailors & clothiers

s s b Main & Church  Blaisdell, E.W. & R.P., Rockford Republican

s s b Church & Main  Brittan, W.W., druggist

s s b Main & Church  Curtis, A. D. & Co., ambrotype gallery

s s b Main & Church  Dewey, S. J., dentist

s s b Main & Church  Eaton, Chas. B., saddles, harness &c.

s s b Main & Church  Horsman, F. A., staple & fancy dry goods

s s b Main & Church  Masonic Hall

s s b Main & Church  Sherman, H.N., watches, jewelry, clocks

s s b Main & Church  Spafford, Clark & Co., bankers & exchange dealers

n s b Main & Church  Atkinson, Mrs. Lucy, millinery

n s b Main & Church  Bond, James, barber

n s b Main & Church  Hartley, Miss Jane, milliner

n s b Main & Church  Hartwell Mrs. H. & Miss M.J. Ryan, millinery rooms, up stairs

n s b Main & Church  Jilson, W., wholesale & retail fruits, confectionery, groceries &c.

n s b Main & Church  Lowry, Miss L. R., millinery & dress making

n s b Main & Church  Seccomb, J. W., books, stationery, wall paper &c.

n s b Main & Church  Stanley, Miss Adda, milliner

n s b Main & Church  Trufant, D.B., boots & shoes

n s b Church & Main  Wade, Mrs. Sarah, milliner

n s b Main & Church  Watt, John Jr., family grocery & provisions

n s b Main & Church  White Mrs. A. J., millinery

n e c State & Church  Andrus & Van Arnan, dry goods

n w c State & Main  Tyler, Silas G., justice of the peace

s w c State & Main  Ketcheson, D.O., groceries & provisions

s w c Main & State  Lathrop & Brown, attorneys

s w c Main & State  Miller & Taylor, attorneys, upstairs

s w c Main & State  Odd Fellows Hall

s w c Main & State  Horsman’s Block

s e c State & Church  CITY HOTEL

Source: 1859 Rockford City Directory

Main St., South, 111

Bullock, John collar maker, Hess & Hopkins Leather, bds Chick House, Bulock, J.W., wks Rockford Silverplate Co., bds Chick House Bullus, T.F., solderer, Rockford Silverplate Co, bds Chick House Megill, Miss Kate, cook Chick House, bds same Mensel, Miss Dora, chambermaid Chick House, bds. same Merchant Tailor Stock Co., Adolph Peterson, prest, Merchant tailors. Fine suitings and splendid fits.

Source: 1889-1890 Rockford City Directory

Schulein, A.E. shoes

Source: 1926 Rockford City Directory

Chick Hotel

Source: Republic 9/1/1923 & Register 1/19/1917 & Gazette 1/19/1917

A E & B Schulein, shoes

Source: 1905, 1911 Rockford City Directory

A.E. Schulein, J.T. Joslin, W.H. Sovereign, H.J. Wilcox

Source: 1916, 1921 Rockford City Directory

State St., W b Church & Court

G. B. Alverson Family Grocery & Provisions n s State b Church & Court

Andrew and Day Meat Market  n s State b Church and Court

Court House and County Buildings s s State b Church and Court

Henry Miller Eating House and Confectionery, n s State b Church and Court w s

Platner & Travis Meat Market, 83   n s State b Church and Court

James Watson Family Grocery and Provisions  n s State b Church and Court

City Hotel s e c State and Church

Archibald, Regan & Co journeyman boot and shoe store n e c State and Church w s

C.H.C. Dagwell, Saddles, Harness, Whips n s State b Church and Court

Wm. Johnston n s State b Church and Court

Wm H Miller. Bds, n s State b Church and Court

Charles Sabin, Drugs, Medicines, Paints, Oils  n s State b Church and Court

Source: 1859-1860 City Directory