Source: Rockford Morning Star, Nov. 29, 1944, Rockfordiana Files of Rockford Public Library.
Source: Northwest Quarterly, Spring-Summer 2019
Source: Chicago Tribune, Nov. 18, 2018, Section 5, pp. 1,5
Source: Rockford Morning Star 2/15/1978 and also Rockfordiana: Municipal Centers – 2, p. 14
Source: Rockford Morning Star Nov. 12, 1947
Source: Rockford Streamlined, 1834 – 1941, page twenty-seven
South Main Street photo: Tall building at front, left-hand side, corner of West State and So. Main is Rockford National Bank.
Source: Rockford Register Star January 24, 1980
Psychic Coronado Theater
Source: Rockford Register Gazette 3/29/1930
Source: Pappagallo, Spring 2016, produced by the Greater Rockford Italian American Association