1420 and 1424 East State St. – 2016 photo

Swedish American TErrace

Originally called the Highland Castle Apts., with 2 additional buildings Highland Apts. 1t 1404 E State St. and Highland Arms, at 1416 East State St.  Above, 1420 and 1424 East State St.

Architect: Ray Orput, 1929

Currently (2016) called the Swedish American Terrace Apartments

Source of photo:  Jeff Aulik, 2016


Orput, Raymond

Raymond Orput

Architect Raymond Orput’s sketch of the proposed $2,500,000 Junior High on Harrison Ave., a proposed $740,000 grade school on Fairview between E State and Charles

Source: Rockford Morning Star 10/1/1960

Raymond Orput obituary

Source: Rockford Register Republic 9/13/1972 & Rockfordiana – Biographies – Om – Oz

Bradley Heights Lots 1920’s – #, map, and Chas. Bradley and Linscott House

Bradley Heights Lot #

Source: Rockford Morning Star Sept. 25, 1935

Bradley Heights Lot Map

Above:  Bradley Heights Lot Numbers, largely on right half of map

Bradley Heights Chas Bradley house


Source:  Source: Rockford Morning Star April 22, 1928

C. W. Linscott House Below:

Bradley Heights - Linscott

Source: http://maps.google.com/streetview      2016

Provider of all 4 images:  Jeff Aulik