Kennedy Middle School, 1978 – 8th Grade: Fer – Ham, page 16

Source: Kennedy Middle School, 1978 Patriot Yearbook, 8th Grade:  Fer – Ham, page 16

Mechanics Furniture Co., ad – April 1927

Source: The Rockford Furniture Herald. April 1927, page Sixteen

Mechanics Furniture Co., C F Tholin, president; R A Nelson, secretary; A P Floberg, treasurer; furniture manufacturers; 1100 Seminary St.      Source: 1927 McCoy’s Rockford City Directory, page 557


Rockford Peerless Furniture Co. – Dec. 1926

Source: Rockford Furniture Herald, Dec. 1926, page 16

Rockford Peerless Furniture Co., R L Stenwall president; Mrs. Jennie Wester v-pres; John Wester sec and treas; 1936 11th St.          Source:  1926 McCoy’s Rockford City Directory

Burritt Township, Winnebago County – 2012 Land Atlas and Plat

Source: Winnebago County, Illinois, 2012 Land Atlas and Plat Book, page 16

Compiled and Published by Rockford Map Publishers, Inc.,

Distributed by Winnebago County Farm Bureau, 1925 South Meridian Road, Rockford, IL  61101

Book also includes an aerial map of Burritt Township, page 17

Names indicate property owner/tax payer

The number following the name of property owner or Trustee is the number of acres in that plot.  Some people own several unconnected plots of land and the number indicates acres in that specific plot.

Rockford Furniture Co., ad – Oct 1926

Source:  Rockford Furniture Herald, October 1926, page 16

Rockford Furniture Co., W A Brolin, president; T E Swords vice-president; B A WIlson, Sec-treas; Axel Erickson, supt.; 1009 Jefferson, plant B 1102 N 2nd St.  Source: McCoy’s Rockford City Directory for 1926

Empire Manufacturing Co., ad – August 1926

Source: Rockford Furniture Herald, August 1926, page 16

Empire Manufacturing Co., C J Lundberg, president; H K T Wright, v-pres; J P Kowsky, sec; K W Lundberg, treas; furniture manufacturers, 2500  11th St.   Source:  1925 McCoy’s Rockford City Directory

Skandia Furniture Co., ad – July 1926

Source:  Rockford Furniture Herald, July 1926


Skandia Furniture Co., P A Peterson, president; C J Swenson, vice-president; A A Carlson, sec-treas; 1202 N 2nd St.    Source:  McCoy’s Rockford City Directory for 1926

Rockford National Furniture Co. – May, 1926

Source:  The Rockford Furniture Herald, May 1926

Rockford National Furniture Co., A P Peterson, president; P H Palmer, vice-president; N P Peterson, sec; A E Anderson, treas  23rd Ave corner Kishwaukee St.     Source:  McCoy’s Rockford City Directory for 1026