Rockford Police Relief Association, 42nd Biennial Ball – 1986

Source: Rockford Police Relief Association, 42nd Biennial Ball, Forest Hills Lodge, May 23, 1986, page 31

Hess and Hopkins, 1909 Catalog – Harness Varieties

Source: Hess and Hopkins Leather Co., 1909 Catalog, page 35

The Hess and Hopkins Leather Co., 1909 Catalog, 240 pages,  has 86 pages of harness varieties, 2 per page.  The products were known and sold worldwide. Established 1862. They were out of business in 1960 sold in 1961 to Hess and Hopkins Center, a newly formed storage company.  1101 Acorn St.

Fairground Housing Project was located on the property from 1969.