Polio Epidemic that beseiged Rockford and territory July 2, 1945

Source:Rockford Register Star     January 15, 1946   pg. 5

“Mayor Bloom Personally Closes 3 City Taverns” – 1945 V-J cessation of war

Source: Rockford Morning Star, Wednesday August 15, 1945

Mayor C. Henry Bloom – 1952

Bloom

 

Source: Rockford Morning Star 4/9/1952

 

“Our Fight Against Infantile Paralysis” [Polio] – 1945

61 page booklet, shelved with books in Local History 9″x 12″

Infantile - 1

Infantile - 2

Infantile - 3

Infantile - 4_0001

Infantile - 5

 

 

 

Tinker Swiss Cottage – 1945

Tinker Swiss Cottage  45

Source:  Rockford Morning Star May 27, 1945

“Minors Barred From Taverns” – 1949

Minors barred