Sports

Title

Sports

Description

This collection includes photos of sports in Rockford including baseball, football, track and field, basketball, and ice skating.

Publisher

Midway Village Museum

Date

circa 1880s-1980s

Collection Items

People Ice Skating on Rock River, Mid-20th Century
Photo of people ice skating on the Rock River.

People Ice Skating on Rock River, Mid-20th Century
Photo of people ice skating on the Rock River.

People Ice Skating on Rock River, Mid-20th Century
Photo of people ice skating on the Rock River. The Red Line Transfer-Storage building can be seen in the background.

Rockford Skating Club Founders, Mid-20th Century
Photo of the Rockford Skating Club with its founders.

Rockford Skating Club Members, Mid-20th Century
Photo of Rockford Skating Club members Joyce Dahlquist, Lois Dahlquist, and Barbara Bloom.

Rockford Skating Club Members, Mid-20th Century
Photo of Rockford Skating Club members Mr. and Mrs. Harold Clifford with their dog Putsie.

Rockford Skating Club Cast, Mid-20th Century
Photo of the Rockford Skating Club cast for an unidentified performance.

Rockford Skating Club Members, Mid-20th Century
Photo of Rockford Skating Club members Connie McCanna, Collette McCanna, and Cheryl Linderoth.

Rockford Skating Club Members, Mid-20th Century
Photo of Rockford Skating Club members Gerry Wisner, Karen Wisner, Julie Wisner, and Tod Wisner.

Rockford Skating Club Members, Mid-20th Century
Photo of Rockford Skating Club members Joyce and Lois Dahlquist.

Rockford Skating Club Members, Mid-20th Century
Photo of the Rockford Skating Club watching Robert Heath prepare the ice rink.

Rockford Skating Club Members, Mid-20th Century
Photo of Rockford Skating Club members Mike Perricone, Cheryl Linderoth, Gary Young, and Harold Clifford.

Rockford Skating Club Members, Mid-20th Century
Photos of Rockford Skating Club members Joan and Bev Mathews.

Rockford Skating Club Members, Mid-20th Century
Photo of the Rockford Skating Club during their Winter Wonderland performance.

Rockford Skating Club Member, Mid-20th Century
Photo of Rockford Skating Club member Cheryl Linderoth.

Rockford Skating Club Member, Mid-20th Century
Photo of Rockford Skating Club member Lois Dahlquist.

Rockford Skating Club Members, Mid-20th Century
Photo of Rockford Skating Club members (left to right) Sharon Thomas, Joan Mathews, Valerie Thomas, Merri Sisson, Cynthia Ziock, and Beverly Mathews.

Rockford Skating Club Members, Mid-20th Century
Photo of Rockford Skating Club members Joyce and Lois Dahlquist.

Rockford Skating Club Members, Mid-20th Century
Photo of Rockford Skating Club members Joyce and Lois Dahlquist.

Rockford Skating Club Member, Mid-20th Century
Photo of Rockford Skating Club member Cynthia Ziock.

Rockford Skating Club Cast of Bunnies, Mid-20th Century
Photo of the Rockford Skating Club cast of bunnies. The boys include Carmen McCanna, Phil Cagnoni, and Bob Gleim.

Putting Up Rockford Skating Club Backdrops, Mid-20th Century
Photo of Mrs. Wisner (left) and Ray Dahlquist (right) putting up backdrops for the Rockford Skating Club.

People Ice Skating on Rock River, Mid-20th Century
Photo of people ice skating on the Rock River.

People Ice Skating on Rock River, Mid-20th Century
Photo of people ice skating on the Rock River.

People Ice Skating on Rock River, Mid-20th Century
Photo of people ice skating on the Rock River.

Ice Skating at Sinnissippi Lagoon, 1968
Photo of people ice skating at Sinnissippi Lagoon.

Female Tennis Players, 1920s
Photo of give unidentifed female tennis players on a tennis court.

Female Tennis Players, 1918
Photo of two unidentifed female tennis players on a tennis court.

Female Tennis Players, 1920s
Photo of three unidentifed female tennis players.

ACA Canoe Team, Early-Mid 20th Century
Photo of the ACA canoe team with a large canoe in front of them.

Canoe Team, Early-Mid 20th Century
Photo of a large male canoe team. Some men have "R"'s on their shirts.

Rockford Walkathon Couple, 1930s
Photo of a Rockford Walkathon couple. The caption reads, "Marathon Memories, Charles Johnson & Genevieve Moyer." Their shirts are labeled "Superior Dairy."

Rockford Walkathon Couple, 1934
Photo of a Rockford Walkathon couple. The caption reads, "Dancingly Yours, Beverly and Chuck - Couple #4."

YMCA Baseball Team, 1901-2
Photo of the YMCA Baseball Team with Coach Hallie Hotelling.

Highland School Heavy Weight Football Team, Early 20th Century
Photo of the Highland School Heavy Weight Football Champions.

AAC Badgers Football Game, 1910-15
Photo of the AAC Badgers football team playing a game.

AAC Badgers Football Team, 1910-15
Photo of the AAC Badgers Football Team. The name of the players include: J. Maagi, R. Norman, C. Olander, M. William, D. Wyborn, R.W. Genrich, Ogden, Ed Sund, A. Larson, E. Streib, Roy Genrich, Dope Rhodes, and Clese O.

AAC Badgers Football Game, 1910-15
Photo of the AAC Badgers football team playing a game.

AAC Badgers Football Game, 1910-15
Photo of the AAC Badgers football team playing a game.

AAC Badgers Football Game, 1910-15
Photo of the AAC Badgers football team playing a game.

AAC Badgers Football Game, 1910-15
Photo of the AAC Badgers football team playing a game.

AAC Badgers Football Game, 1910-15
Photo of the AAC Badgers football team playing a game.

AAC Badgers Football Game, 1910-15
Photo of the AAC Badgers football team playing a game.

AAC Badgers Football Game, 1910-15
Photo of the AAC Badgers football team playing a game.

AAC Badgers Football Game, 1910-15
Photo of the AAC Badgers football team playing a game.

AAC Badgers Football Game, 1910-15
Photo of the AAC Badgers football team playing a game.

AAC Badgers Football Game, 1910-15
Photo of the AAC Badgers football team playing a game.

AAC Badgers Football Game, 1910-15
Photo of the AAC Badgers football team playing a game.

AAC Badgers Football Game, 1910-15
Photo of the AAC Badgers football team playing a game.

AAC Badgers Football Game, 1910-15
Photo of the AAC Badgers football team playing a game.
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