Midway Village Museum is Rockford Illinois’ local history museum.  Nearly 5,000 images from the Museum's collection are available to view here. 

This site is keyword searchable using the search box at the top right of the page. Each image has been uploaded as a low resolution watermarked file.

High resolution copies of the images are available upon request by using the contact form. Please reference the Identifier Number (found on the information page for each image) with your request. 

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Bloom School

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A road in the foreground with Bloom School in the background. There is a slide and jungle gym.

Church and Mulberry Streets

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The corner of Church and Mulberry Streets under construction. The back of the Talcott Building is visible in the background.

Industry south of Downtown

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Factories on the west bank of the Rock River, south of downtown, in May 1987.

Beauty Academy

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Beauty Academy at the northeast corner of 5th Street and 1st Avenue.