Veterans Who Have Passed–John Burpee Whitehead

Source:  Rockford Register Star, Sept. 19, 2020.

Majestic Tool and Engineering Co. Inc. – 1954

Majestic Tool and Engineering Co. Inc.; Holger Ericson, president; Paul E. Stage, Sec-Treas; Tool and Die Manufacturers, Job Machine Work; 2510  20th St.     Source:  Polk’s Rockford and Loves Park City Directory for 1954


In business at least 1952 – 1967 based on newspaper ads for employment

Source:  Rockford Register Star Oct 10, 1980


Tyler’s Landscaping Services – Dec 2016

Source:  The Rock River Times, Dec. 28, 2016


Empire Manufacturing Co. – May, 1925

Empire Furniture May

Source: The Rockford Furniture Herald magazine, May 1925

Empire Mfg. Co., C. J. Lundberg pres; H K T Wright, v-pres; J P Kowsky sec; K W Lundberg treas; furniture mfrs; 11th near Harrison av.   Source: 1925 McCoy’s Rockford City Directory