S. Main St., 200 Block< Odd Numbers of addresses - 1928 Sanborn Fire Insurance Map

So. Main St. between Elm St. and Chestnut St.

Source:  1928 Sanborn Fire Insurance Map

From 1928 McCoy’s Rockford City Directory, page 1033:  Occupants (below)

201 S Main     –     Mid West Piggly Wiggley

203 S Main     –     James H. Farley, Banzai Lo Restaurant (owner S K Onishi)

205 S Main     –     Salamone & Sons meat market, also Dr. R S Grant

207 S Main     –     Hobart Print Shop, Rockford Army and Navy Supply

209 S Main     –     Pinkney’s Marble Grill, Illinois Hotel

211 S Main     –     Vacant

213 S Main     –     Henry Clay Shoe Store, Joe Rallo

215 S Main     –     Petritz Clothing Co.

217 S Main    –      Rockford Trunk and Leather Goods Co Inc

219 S Main    –      Muscle Shoals Cooperative Syndicate

221 S Main    –      Masters Shoe Co.

223 S Main    –      Dr. P. G. Luomons, A R Matts

225 S Main    –      Mrs. Jessie McRae, N J Metropolos

227 S Main    –      Main Hat Shop

229 S Main    –      Rice Accessory Co.





Main St., South, 114

Henderson, J., plumber under C. Withrow, S. Main

Source:  1876 Rockford City Directory

Clarke, Edward W., wks. C. & I. RR, rooms 114 S. Main. Clark, Miss V.L., dressmaker, room 20, over 114 S. Main, res same Miss S. Anna Davenport, chief opr C.U. Tel Co, res 114 S Main. Drew, Miss C., dressmaker, room 11, over 114 S. Main, res. same. F. Friedman, clothing, 114 S. Main, res 107 N. Horsman. Nils Hanssen, tailor Merchant Tailor Stock Co., bds 114 S. Main. Mrs. L. Hartwell, millinery, room 2, over 114 S. Main, res. same. Lewis Hollett, res 114 S. Main.

Source: 1889-1890 Rockford City Directory

Masters Shoe Co. and Hand Tooled Leather Co and Evelyn Beauty Shop

Source: 1930 Rockford City Directory