“Downtown icon to be demolished” – 6/28/2017, Hanley Bldg.

Source: The Rock River Times June 28 2017


Rockford Fire Dept. history – Forest City Firelog, 1982

Source: Forest City Firelog, 1881 – 1981  Compiled by Fire Lt. George Thomas Burke, edited by James and Janet George, Rockford, IL  1982, first few pages

See also Rockfordiana files and newspaper articles on Fires


Rockford Fire Dept., Fire Calls – 3/11/1955

Saddle fire calls

Source: Rockford Register-Republic 3/11/1955

Rockford Fire Dept. – 1995, O’Keefe, New Firefighters

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Source: Rockford Register Star March 4, 1995