“Empire, Ltd., Plant Which Has Been Sold” – 1940

Empire Ltd plant sold

“Plant of Empire, Ltd., one of Rockford’s largest furniture concerns, which has been sold to the Weiman company of Rockford, is shown in the photo above. The plant, situated on an 11-acre tract on 11th St., has 300,000 square feet of floor space,”

Source:  Rockford Register-Republic July 11, 1940