Rockford Machine Tool – 1968

Rockford Machine Tool

Source: Guilford High School 1968 Valhalla Yearbook ad

Rockford Machine Tool Co., (A Subsidiary of Greenlee Tool Co.) A H Eggers, Chairman of the Board, Leslie H Geddes, Pres; K M Allen, Exec V-Pres; Allen P Geddes, Sr Vice-Pres; Eugene Swanson, V-Pres of Engineering; Robert C Christenson, Sec-Treas; C G Wood Asst Treas;  H H Swenson Asst Sec; Vincent D Monnot, Sales Mgr; 2500 Kishwaukee St., Rockford      Source: 1968 Polk’s Rockford City Directory

Lowridge Dairy Farm

Winnebago Road (photo, section 17)

Owned by Leslie H. Geddes

Was a Merryfield farm in 1859

Was the A. Judson Mellon farm in 1971

Dunkley farm in 1905

Sold to LaVerne and Joyce Palm 1966

Renamed whole farm Palmdale Farm

Source:  Winnebago Sesquicentennial   R977.331 W776  (North Wall)