“Rebirth,” mural by Tom Edwards, north side of the Jefferson-Horton American Legion Hall, 1010 South Main Street, Jasper St. Angel building, dedicated November 5, 1978


Sources: Rockford Register-Star, November 7, 1978; photographed by Jean Lythgoe September 2, 2021

Estelle Black – 2016, Northwest Quarterly

Source:  Northwest Quarterly Magazine, The Annual, 2016, p 109

Ethnic Heritage Museum – African American Authors

“African-American authors featured at Ethnic Heritage Museum Sept. 27”

“Rockford’s Ethnic Heritage Museum, 1129 So. Main St., will host an African American Authors Exhibit and Literary Fair featuring more than 15 local African-American Authors from 2 – 4 p.m., Sunday, Sept.21.

“The event is hosted by Estelle Black and will include book-signings and light refreshments.”

Article includes information about each author and their books,

Source: The Rock River Times newspaper, Sept. 17-23, 2014; Vol. 32, No. 48