Red Cross building, moved from Camp Grant to 727 N. Church St. in 1947; in 1990, 7051 square feet added

Source: Rockford Register-Republic, November 22, 1947, and google.com image captured August 2021

Source: Rockford Register-Republic, November 22, 1947 and google.com/maps Image captured August 2021

Jumping Joe, Inc., 603 W. State St., (east facing, on Winnebago St.), artist Stuk One, 2021

Source: Rockford Register Star, May 21, 2021 and gorockford.com

Rafe Lape, aka Stuk One (Source: Rockford Register Star, Aug. 5, 2021)

 

“Rockford,” in American Sign Language, at 509 East State Street, part of CRE8IV public art murals

On the west side of 509 East State Street, currently Social Urban Bar & Restaurant. Painted 2021 by the artist, Fatherless. Source: GoRockford

Joyful Public Murals

Source: Northwest Quarterly Winter 2020

American Manufactured Furniture, with Rockford furniture companies listed

Source: American Manufactured Furniture, 1988.

Made a Name for Himself James H. Breasted, Former Rockford Man, Has Come to the Front

Source: Rockford Republic      November 10, 1898    pg.5

Veterans Who Have Passed: Joan Marie (Ralston) Duchon

Source:  Rockford Register Star, Feb. 2, 2020.

Veterans Who Have Passed: Harry Richard Hedlund

Source:  Rockford Register Star, Oct. 7, 2019.