“Frank Ward Lies on Death Bed” – 1908

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Source: Rockford Daily Republic July 30, 1908

Ward Pump Co. – 1912 photo, article

Ward Pump 1912

Source: Rockford 1912, p 72

Ward-Love Pump Co., O W Johnson, president, Mary E. Ward, vice-pres; Frank Lane, treasurer¬† pump mfrs, 716 Race St.¬†¬† Source: 1925 McCoy’s Rockford City Directory

Ward Pump merged with Malcolm Love, who previously was a partner of Savage-Love Co. after Savage died and his son retired, in 1920.

 

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Source: The Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Winnebago County, by Bateman, p 876