Greater Rockford Airport Authority

Greater Rockford Airport

“The Greater Rockford airport authority commission was formally organized at a meeting in the mayor’s office yesterday afternoon. Pictured above, as lots were drawn to determine terms of office are, left to right, Corporation counsel Charles S. Thomas, holding hat with Mayor C. Henry Bloom, and authority members, Harry Shaw, two years, Glen Alberstett, one year; Attorney Foster A. Smith, three years; Swan Hillman, four years, and K. L. Finkenstaedt, five years.  Finkenstaedt was named chairman of the authority, and Alberstett was elected secretary.”

Source: Rockford Morning Star May 15, 1946