George D. Roper Corportion (exterior & interior) – 1941

Source:  Rockford Stremlined, by Rockford Chamber of Commerce, c. 1941, page 55

Roper, George D Corp; M P Roper pres and treas; W E Derwent v-pres and stove sales mgr; T J Reynolds sec and asst treas; J P Curtin. v-pres and stove sales manager; H J Jilbert, v=pres and works manager, 701 – 709 S Main St.          Source:  McCoy’s Rockford City Directory for 1926



“All Munition Orders Here Are Cancelled” – Aug 1945

All Munition - 1

All Munitions - 2

All Munition - 3

All Munitions -  4

Source:  Rockford Morning Star Aug. 17, 1945


Rockford Township farm Plat map – North West, 1957

Rockford Township plat NW

Source: Farm Plat Book, Winnebago County , 1957  Sponsored by Union Grange No. 811, Inc.

King and Conrads – Investment Securities

King and Conrads

Source:  Rockford Register-Republic Sept. 4, 1944