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Bill of Sale to Mrs. C.I. Horsman from Ford and Fellows, side-bar gearing for wagons, 13-17 N. Main Street.

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Bill of sale to Mrs. C.I. Horsman from Ford and Fellows, carriage manufacturers, 13, 15 and 17 North Main Street.

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Art Deco detail on exterior of the Jackson Piano building at 330 North Main Street in October 1997.

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Jackson Piano building at 330 North Main Street in October 1997.

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Jackson Piano building at 330 North Main Street in October 1997.

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Rock River Towers, 913 North Main Street.

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The Pioneer Building, 304 North Main Street, in November 1984.

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The Pioneer Building at 304 North Main Street.

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Part of 100 block of North Main Street in September 1974. Barker's Shoes at 124 North Main is visible.

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The commercial district at North Main and Auburn Streets. The Hostess House shown on left was at 1406 North Main Street. September 1977. A city bus with a Pepsi advertisement on its front is visible.

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The intersection of North Main and Auburn Streets. Amoco and Sunoco gas stations visible.

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Looking north on North Main Street to its intersection with Whitman Street. The large brick building on the left is the Windsor Apartment building on the Northwest corner of the intersection. September 1977.

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West bank of the Rock River. The high rise building is Rock River Towers (913 North Main Street). April 1968.

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Apartment building on the northwest corner of North Main and Whitman Streets.

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The Rock River Towers apartment building at 913 North Main Street.

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The former Illinois National Guard Armory at 605 North Main Street in January 2002.

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The former Illinois National Guard Armory at 605 North Main Street in January 2002.

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The former Illinois National Guard Armory at 605 North Main Street in January 2002.

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The former Illinois National Guard Armory at 605 North Main Street in January 2002.

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Interior of Veterans Memorial Hall, 211 North Main Street, showing the auditorium balcony.

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Veterans Memorial Hall, 211 North Main Street. Christmas decorations adorn the light poles on the sidewalk.

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Veterans Memorial Hall, 211 North Main Street.

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The Jackson Piano building at 330 North Main Street, later incorporated into the Coronado Theatre. The Coronado is visible at the left.

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The Coronado Theatre, 314 North Main Street. First Night, a New Year's Eve festival, is advertised on the marquis.

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The Coronado Theatre, 314 North Main Street.

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107 North Main Street, located in the Northeast State and Main Historic District.

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107 North Main Street, located in the Northeast State and Main Historic District.

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West side of the 200 block of North Main Street (looking north from Mulberry Street) after mural painted on the south side of the building at 216 North Main Street in December 1984.

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West side of the 200 block of North Main Street (looking north from Mulberry Street). Visible are Record Mart, Palace Shoe Service, and the Times Theatre.

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Rear view (from Wyman Street) of the Gas and Electric Building, 303 North Main Street.

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The S. H. Kress and Company building at 118 North Main Street in August 1973. Later this building was the New American Theater, and later still the Nordloff Center, operated by the Rockford Public Library.

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The 200-300 blocks of North Main Street looking north at Veteran's Memorial Hall and the Pioneer Life Building. December 1993

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134 North Main Street and part of the Downtown Pedestrian Mall.

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The Jackson Piano Building at 330 North Main Street, looking southwest.

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The west side of the 300 block of North Wyman Street, showing the back of the Gas and Electric Building at 303 North Main in the foreground. Beattie Park and Rock River Towers are in the background.

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Demolition of the Tebala Temple at 327 North Main Street, January 1986

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The Tebala Temple at 327 North Main Street.

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The Tebala Temple at 327 North Main Street.

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The "Motor Hotel" at 319 North Main Street.

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The Pioneer Life building at 304 North Main Street (originally American Life).

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Buildings and new street trees along North Main Street, looking south from Park Avenue at the Jackson Piano Building. Metro Centre banners adorn lamp posts.

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Looking southwest at the location of a municipal parking lot to be built at Mulberry Street between Main and Wyman Streets before demolition of structures, September 1983. Visible at the back right is the side of the Talcott Building.

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107 and 109 North Main Street, looking southeast. 107 would become J.R. Kortman Center for Design in the 1990s.

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Site of parking lot on Mulberry between Main and Wyman Streets. Looking west across construction at the Illinois Bell Telephone Building at 134 North Main Street.

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Buildings on the 100 block of North Wyman that were demolished for development of the municipal parking lot on Mulberry between Main and Wyman Streets. Visible are Woolworth's, and the Henry Building which includes store fronts for General Finance…

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Driscoll Shoes, 125 North Main Street at Mulberry Street, looking northwest. Palace Shoe Service is also visible.

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Development of municipal parking lot at Mulberry between Main and Wyman Streets. 127 N. Wyman, the Pioneer of Illinois Building (later the Morrissey Building), is visible across the construction.

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The Kress Building, 118 North Main Street. Later this would serve as New American Theatre and then the Nordloff Center. November 1984.

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Looking west on Park Avenue from North Main Street at street reconstruction and construction of new streetscape. The Jackson Piano Building is on the left.

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The Times Theatre, corner of West Jefferson and North Main Streets.

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Sign for Norma's Jewelry, 224 North Main Street, December 1993.

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Downtown Mall, 100 block of North Main Street including the front of New American Theatre at 118 North Main decorated for Christmas. December 1993.

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Downtown Mall, 100 block of North Main Street, looking south September 1985

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The front of J.R. Kortman Center for Design, 107 North Main St, at night.

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Downtown Pedestrian Mall on West State Street, looking west. The Busch store was on the Northeast corner of West State and North Main Streets.

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Kortman's Center for Design, 107 North Main Street

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North Main Street between West State and Mulberry Streets, looking towards Stuckey's.

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Construction of parking lot across from Woolworth's store at 115 North Main Street

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Downtown Mall, 100 block of North Main Street

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3600 North Main Street. North Towne Mall Interior with a pay phone visible in the center.
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