“E. J. Ryan & Mead Clash” – 1902, Mead Building/Hanley Building

Source:  Rockford Daily Republic  June 24, 1903

Main St., South, 301-5

Mead Building, D R Mead and Co

Source: 1911 City Directory

Mead Building, D R Mead and Co furniture, carpets, crockery and stoves

Source: 1916 City Directory

Mead (cont.) J H Andrew stock agt Universal High Power Telephone Co.; Robert Johles, artist; Armour Grain Co., J B Ash, Badger Letter Shop, Dr. Carl Bain, Barnes-Linley Mfg Co., Ross B. Beckstrom Co, Bernhardt’s, F M Bertrand, Blaisdell Bros., G F Boyden,      ) J N Boyington, Dr C J Boyle, C H Brooks, W J Brown, W G Burke, Burr & Taylor, Frederick Clark, Co-operative Society of America, Conrad, Woolf and Conrad, D & H Accounting, Engineering & Inspection Div of The Traveler’s Insurance, Felt & Tarrant Mfg Co, Dr J P Gordon, Gould Bros., G W Guirl, Dr. Clara E Hanstrom, Hazard Mercantile Agency, Horner & Horton, Ideal Beauty Shop, Illinois Bankers Insurance Co, Industrial Bldg and Loan Assn., Industrial Potash Corp., Interstate-Automobile Fereation Inc, Jensen Roofing Co, W C Johnson, Edwain Kool, R F Leger, The Lindsley Bros. Co, Marinello Shop, Dr J C Martin, Meridian Lamp Co., Modern Woodman of America, F H Moffatt, U G Myers, H O Olson, Penrod Walnut and Veneer Co, F H G Perry, Petroleum Motors Corp., Chester and T O Prather, Real Silk Hosiery, C E Reese, Rockford Concrete Co., Rockford Viavin Co., Royal Typewriter Co., A.E. Rutledge, Sandehn Sales Co, Mrs. Emily Sandgren, The Safe-Cabinet Co., O H Schubert, C C Thill, Travelers Ins Co., Dr O W Tulisaio, U S Veterens Bureau, W J Van Der Meer, O C Whaling, Women’s Christian Temperance Alliance, The Woodward Electrical Display Co. Wright Desk Co., A L Zahn

Source: 1921 City Directory


Main St. South, 305

DeCamp, J.F. machine shop

Source: 1880 City Directory

Peter Mamalio in street listing, Peter Mamalis in names. Shoe Shiner this address res 223 S Main St.

Source: 1916 City Directory

United Benefit Life Insurance Co. R 211

Source: 1940 City Directory

Gust Damikas, Gould Bros

Source: 1911 City Directory

Fisher Co. Felt & Terrant Mfg Co, General Engineering Co, Dr J P Gordon, Dr C E Hanstrom,  Heuer  Teachers Agency, Horner & Horton, Illinois Life Insurance, Illinois Painting Co., Industrial Traffic Bureau, Jensen Roofing Co., Kardex Rand Sales, F O T Lindstrom, Marinello Shop,   Dr J C Martin, Modern Woodman of America, Moffat Cigar Co., Monroe Calculating Machine Co, National Surety Co., Nelson Insurance Agency, Penrod Walnut & Veneer Co.,Pierson- Hallowell Co wholesale lumber, Prudential Life Insurance Co., Pure Silk Hosiery Mills, Research Laboratory, Rockford Viavi Co., J A Rourke real estate and contractor, A E Rutledge, O H Schubert, The Show card Service, N D Taylor, Travellers Insurance Co., Dr O W Tulisio, Kines Co., W T Van Der Meer, Western Adjustment & Inspection Co., Western and Southern Life Insurance Co., Delphine Willson, Wisconsin National Life Insurance, Mosaic Co., Wunderlich’s (E P Wunderlich)

Source: 1926 City Directory


Source: 1933 City Directory

Cutler Building: Dr Bernard Bolotoff, phys; Dr. Harry A. Karceski, dentist; Dr. Nordahl O Gunderson, phys; Dr. Wm E Sumner, chiropractor; Frank I Johnson, furniture design; Roy Hayes and Associates, engineers, The Francis Engineering Co engineers; Kalos Shop beauty shop; Brinks Inc. Express;  Rockford Rectal and Rupture Clinic, National Discount Corp. finance; Rockford Rubber Stamp Works; George Ritenour office supplies; State Dept. of Public Welfare; Alex J Victor lawyer; Rexair Sales and Service air conditioning; Osborn Institute of Corrective Massage; Sloggett and Sloggett healers; U S Veterans Administration.

Source: 1947 City Directory

Cutler Building: Hanley Furniture Co. sales rooms, Real Silk Hosiery, Dr. Algernon Waddington, phys. National Discount Co., Rockford Rubber Stamp Works, State Dept. of Public Welfare, Osborn Institute of Corrective Massage, U S Selective Service System, Dr. Bernard Bolotoff; Charles E Boettcher architect; American Mutual Life Insurance Co., Wm. Lathrop, atty.; Victor, Ghent and Peterson lwyrs., Collis M Hennelly lwyr.; Rockford Textile Mills office space, Harry “Bud” Green jr. real estate; Dr. Carroll W Rice, phys; American Cancer Society, Empire Beauty Shop.

Source: 1954 City Directory