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The Price-Ralston house, built circa 1890s - 1904. It was the home of Zaidee Ellen Price and Peter Ralston who married December 30, 1903. This farm house was moved to Midway Village and Museum Center in 1982. Peter is seated at right with Zaidee…

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The home of Hugh and Ellen Breckenridge. The house was located on an 80-acre farm west of Mulford (an address of 1332 Camp Avenue was later assigned to the house location). The farm was purchased by Hugh's father Edward Breckenridge in 1854. Ellen…

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Students at the District 55 Harlem School in 1906.

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Class photo of students making their confirmation in 1916 at "Sv Ev Mission Kyr Kans" (Swedish Mission Tabernacle Church at Kishwaukee Street and 3rd Avenue) with Reverend August Erickson. Top Row: Fern Rein, Maggie Benetson, Edna Johnson, Myrtle…

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Keith Country Day School students dressed for a play. Top row: France Ann McCanna, Margaret Williams, Barbara Burr, John McClure, Campbell Perks, Tad Mower, Tom Schmidt, John Mohr, Everett Mertz, Bob Hall, John Severson, Edson Gaylord, Billy Gotman.…

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Lincoln School at Court Street and Park Avenue. Lincoln School was renamed Franklin School in 1925 when Abraham Lincoln Junior High was opened.

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Guilford Center School on the northwest corner of Mulford Road and Guilford Road.

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Students sitting at their desks in their classroom. Henrietta School, Grade 4, 1952-1953. Teacher Betty Peters stands at back near windows. It appears to be Valentine's Day, February 14, 1953 as most students have homemade valentines and boxes on…

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Students sitting at desks in their classroom at P.R. Walker School, Grade 6A. The teacher, Betty Peters, is standing in back. Walker School was located at 1520 Post Avenue.

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Class photo taken outside. Believed to be Henrietta School at 200 N. Johnston Avenue. The teacher, Betty Peters, is standing behind at the right.

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Sixth grade class at P. R. Walker School 1950-1951. The teacher, Betty Page, is center. Walker School was at 1520 Post Avenue.

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Fourth grade class at Henrietta School, 1955-1956. The teacher, Betty Peters, stands at the left. Henrietta School was at 200 N. Johnson Avenue.

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Sixth grade class at Walker School in 1950. Three rows of students with the teacher, Mrs. Betty Peters, standing at the right. Walker School was at 1520 Post Avenue.

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Sixth grade class at Walker School in 1950. Three rows of students with two female teachers standing on either side. Walker School was at 1520 Post Avenue.

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"Highland School Heavyweight Champions". Two rows of football players with a football marked 1921. Top row: Jake Ahlgren, unknown, V. Nelson, Rupert Johnson, Dick Harrington, Pete Van Ames, Stan Hribal, Russ Harring. Bottom Row: Dick Decamp, H.…

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Pecatonica Community High School senior class of 1938. Pictured are Fay Hamilton, Marilyn Thorne, Jean Goodwill, Eugene Crull, Principal Ransom Bradley, Leon Naber, Betty Neeley, Marie Spelman, Donald Glawe, Alice Herbig, Vivian Unger, Ruth Anderson,…

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William Dennis School 1954-1955. Dennis School is located on Hudson Street.

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Lincoln Park Elementary School, at Springfield Avenue and West State Street, Elementary School, at Springfield Avenue and West State Street, 8th Grade Graduation.

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Lincoln Park Elementary School, at Springfield Avenue and West State Street, 8th Grade Graduation. Teacher Robert Bushaw is in the first row, to the right of two other adults.

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North End Portable School classroom located in Williams Park at the corner of Huffman Boulevard and Yonge Street.

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Brown School Class of 1912, 50th reunion. The school was located at 16th Avenue and 8th Street. Third from the left in the front row is their teacher, Mrs. Victoria Ericson.

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William Dennis School 1957-1958 Staff. Dennis School is located on Hudson Street.

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William Dennis School Staff 1958-1959. Dennis School is located on Hudson Street.

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Ellen Stiles Elementary School Staff 1977-1978. Stiles was located on LeClede Avenue.

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Ellen Stiles Elementary School Staff, 1981-1982. Stiles was located on LeClede Avenue.

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Ellen Stiles Elementary School, 1981-1982 Grade 6. Stiles was located on LeClede Avenue.

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1980- 1981 Ellen Stiles Elementary School, Grade 5 & 6. Stiles was located on LeClede Avenue.

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1979-1980 Ellen Stiles Elementary School Staff. Stiles was located on LeClede Avenue.

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1979-1980 Ellen Stiles Elementary School, Grade 6. Stiles was located on LeClede Avenue.

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Lincoln Park Elementary School, at Springfield Avenue and West State Street, Grade 8 with teacher Mr. Robert Bushaw.

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Lincoln Park Elementary School, at Springfield Avenue and West State Street, graduating class of 1936.

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Ellis School, at the 1500 block of Elm Street.

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Graduating class of 1923 at Turner School, 1410 Broadway Avenue.

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Barbour School group. Roy Williams is in the second row, the sixth from the left. Barbour School was on Montague Street.

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John Nelson School, Grade 6. Located on 14th Street and 5th Avenue.

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John Nelson School, Grade 5. Located on 14th Street and 5th Avenue.

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John Nelson School, Grade 4. Located on 14th Street and 5th Avenue.

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John Nelson School, Grade 3 & 4. Located on 14th Street and 5th Avenue.

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John Nelson School, Grade 3. Located on 14th Street and 5th Avenue.

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John Nelson School, Grade 2. Located on 14th Street and 5th Avenue.

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John Nelson School, Grade 1 & 2. Located on 14th Street and 5th Avenue.

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John Nelson School, Grade 1. Located on 14th Street and 5th Avenue.

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John Nelson School, kindergarten. Located on 14th Street and 5th Avenue.

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Fell School in Burritt Township, Winnebago County. Left to right from top to bottom: Harold Shields. Jessie McD., Flay Simpson, Grace McD., Winnie McD., Jeanette McD., Dorothy Shields, Mildred Pollock, Darrell Shields, John McD., Ivan McD.

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Class of 1920 at P.R. Walker School at 1520 Post Avenue. Earl Parlee, Rodney Lowry, Morris Edelwish, Arthur Belter, Gladys Bjork, Earl Wolf, Evert Moulder, David Jonist, Janice Kennedy, Harry Peterson, Edward Foltz, Ralph Pontius, Paul Rosenthal,…

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Turner School in 1910, located at 1410 Broadway Avenue. Teachers: Miss Giffen, Miss Cassidy. Names of children: Judith Johnson, Helen Duhfek, Bertha Lund, Nellie Jackson, Ethel Warner, Hilma Carlson, Eleanor Frederickson, Dora Nyquist, Alice…

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The Rockford High School Band. The band included male students of any grade from Freshmen to Seniors. Established in 1907, the band performed at athletic and social events, as well as in the community.

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Ellis School 2nd Grade Class. Ellis School was at the 1500 block of Elm Street.

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Ellis School 1st Grade Class with teacher Miss Maime Irons. Ellis School was at the 1500 block of Elm Street.

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Ellis School at the 1500 block of Elm Street. The teacher is Bess Conway.

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Ellis School at the 1500 block of Elm Street. The teacher is Bess Conway.

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The graduating class of 1906, Rockford High School. The high school was located on Madison Street. Desrette Hodges is the African-American student in the center of the back row.

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Lincoln School on Rockford's west side at Court Street and Park Avenue. Top Row: Mrs. Marie Taylor, Carl Ross, Bert Sames, Daisy Sames, Charlie Clifford, Minnie Gray, Frankie Reed, Jessie Williams, Morris Pendergrast, Lee Shaw, Prof. Stetson -…

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Black and while aerial view of Elco Tool and Screw Corporation and the surrounding area.

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Black and while aerial view of Elco Tool and Screw Corporation and the surrounding area.

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Black and while aerial view of Elco Tool and Screw Corporation and the surrounding area.

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Black and white photograph of one of Elco's production areas. While there are no employees present, a variety of equipment and supplies can be seen throughout the image.

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Black and white photograph of an Elco employee reaching in to one of four large spinning drums. Ten full pails of products (possibly screws) can be seen lined up along the floor in front of said drums, possibly waiting for their turn to be spun.…

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Black and white photograph of two Elco employees working in the production area. Even though their backs are facing the camera, several pieces of equipment and supplies like "Chromic Acid" barrels can be seen throughout the image.

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Black and white photograph of an Elco employee as he pulls a cage filled with product out of a watertub. This was presumably the last stop before the product was sent for its final inspection. This image is an alternate view of another photograph…
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