“Alpine Bank Wins Federal Insurance OK” – 6/24/1961

Source:  Rockford Register-Republic, June 24, 1961

“New Alpine Bank Gets State Okay” – June 5, 1961

Source:  Rockford Register-Republic, June 5, 1961

“60-year-old House of Lindberg folds” – Oct 1987

Source: Rockford Register Star Oct. 1, 1987

From the original article published on May 22, 1987:

chapter 7 bankruptcy liquidation

employees who have not been paid for 4 weeks left in lurch

assets sold; taxes paid first. The corporation also owns real estate.


Nihan and Martin Pharmacy – 25th Anniversary, 1954

* On the last page shown in this post, there is an architect’s drawing of Highcrest Shopping Center.  The architect was Raymond A. Orput.

Nihan and Martin - cover

Nihan - 1

Nihan - 2

Photo at upper left is at 1423 No. Main (and Auburn) as are all the others on the page above.

Nihan - 3

Nihan’s in Gas and Electric Building

Nihan - 4

Nihan’s at 311 No. Main St.

Nihan - 5

The Children’s medical Building was at 1425 Myott Ave.

Nihan - 6

Source:  Business folder in Vertical Files