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.
Slide views documenting the changes in the City of Rockford's residential neighborhoods, commercial districts, and community resources between 1960…
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A road in the foreground with Bloom School in the background. There is a slide and jungle gym.
The corner of Church and Mulberry Streets under construction. The back of the Talcott Building is visible in the background.
Factories on the west bank of the Rock River, south of downtown, in May 1987.
Beauty Academy at the northeast corner of 5th Street and 1st Avenue.