Atchley’s (photographer) – Cabinet Card

Source:, April 2009, item was for sale.        Rockford on eBay – 1

1874 mention in The Rockford Journal; “Go to Atchley’s for tintypes”

Atchley A.S. photographer, (business) 314 W. State St., residence 209 N Main St.  Source:  1874-75 Holland’s Rockford City Directory

Donald Holt

photographer 1              photographer 2

Photograph 1953.                                           Both photos, page 196

Worked as photographer for Rockford Morning Star for 40 years.

Retired from Rockford Register Star in 1993

Age: 79                Never married

4 years Navy in Pensacola, Florida

Source: Midwest Quarterly Magazine  Summer 2008