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Majestic view of the theater's white and gold organ. On the back: "The Grande Barton Theatre Pipe Organ (4 manuals, 17 ranks) opened the Coronado Theatre, Rockford, Illinois in 1927. Restored in 1971, it is maintained by the Land of Lincoln Theatre…

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At Church Street intersection. "This new twenty-square-block downtown lighting area was installed at a cost of over $250,000." Osco Drug, Carson, Pirie, Scott, Rockford Dry Goods, and Busch Jewelers on the left with the Hotel Faust's red neon sign in…

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Exterior of the Coronado Theatre; marquee reads "Jane Withers 'Ginger' O P Heggie

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The imposing edifice emblazoned with "United States Post Office," with its ten-columned front and US flag atop.

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Colorized photo of the corner brick building.

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View down the street with an automobile and pedestrians on the right.

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On the left: Johnson & Johnson, Drugs & Soda, Robert L. Beatson Kuppenheimer Good Clothes, Legal Loan Co., Madelon Beauty Salon, the Palace Orpheum Cinema Vaudeville & Photoplays featuring "A Thief in the Dark"; Schrom's on the right.

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Color graphic rendering with moonlit clouds and street lamps illuminating the nightlife with pedestrians on the sidewalks and cars on the street.

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Stately homes on a tree-lined street with automobiles parked at the curbs.

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T. J. Mannix Meat and a hotel on the right.

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A bustling daylight street scene with people, cars, and a trolley car.

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Black and white street scene with people and a bicyclist crossing the street. The New York Life Building is on the left.

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A color graphic rendering by night with moonlight and street lamps.

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Depicting the New York Life Building with Knapp, Barnes & Co. Loans & Real Estate.

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With horse and buggies/wagons and a trolley in the street, C. F. Henry Clothing Co. is on the left and Rockford National Bank, with its "clock" sign, is on the right.

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With office supplies sign on the left; The E. & W., the Walk Pool hall, and Scher Tailors on the right.

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With a plumbing sign and A. R. Matts Shoes and Clothier on the left and a "Lunch" sign on the right.

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"Issued monthly by D. R. Mead & Co., Rockford, Ill. Largest House Furnishers in Northern Illinois."

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Color graphic rendering of street lined with trees and telephone poles.

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With Connecticut Insurance Co. building towards the right.

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With the Economy Store ("Clothing, Shoes, Furnishings, Ladies-Ready-To-Wear") and the Hotel Illinois on the left.

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Elevated street view with the river in the distance.

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A bustling daylight street scene with people, cars, and a trolley car.

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A busy street with horse and buggies/wagons and trolley cars with A. R. Matts Shoes and Clothier on the left.

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"Erected 1933 at a cost of $750,000, this post office serves a community of over a 100,000 population. Rockford is Illinois' second industrial city and second largest machine tool center in U. S. A. Founded in 1834, this city has grown to be the…

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Colorized rendering of the United States Post Office main installation in Rockford Illinois.

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Color graphic rendering with automobiles parked at the curbs in the streets on two sides of the building.

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Black and white drawing of the building. "Gilbert A. Johnson of Peterson & Johnson Architects, Rockford, Ill., was selected as Architect by the United States Treasury Department June 17, 1931. Contracts were awarded March 31, 1932."

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An extremely tree-lined and shady street scene.

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A wide street vista lined with stately homes and abundant trees.

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Color scene with a stone building in left foreground, and what appears to be possibly a brick street with thick rows of trees shading a line of homes.

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Black and white image with a woman in white on the sidewalk.

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Color rendering with brick church on the right.

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A color graphic representation of the structure with a mailbox in front.

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A "C. T. Art-Colortone" view of a Waldsmith photo of the Armory building.

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Black and white photograph of the Armory building with "March 7 - 47" written on the back.

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A slightly more side to front black and white photo of the Armory building.

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Listed on the back as the "Geo. E. Holm, Lundberg Building," at 118 N. Main Street, featuring a "Vaudeville" sign on the side as well as "Sample Shoes" and "Orpheum" overhanging signs and one reading "CAMPBELLS 4 MARVELS 4 OF THE AIR." A livery is…

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A view depicting the ornate interior of the Orpheum Theatre.

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Elegant outside view sporting an ad sign on the right dated November 9, 1908.

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Side of the Illinois National Bank & Trust building prominently featuring its "Drive In Banking" facilities.

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Color rendering of the S. H. Kress & Co. store.

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Front: "Serving Rockford, Illinois since 1920." Back: "Rockford's finest coffee shop and dining room located in downtown Rockford at 307 South Main St. on U. S. Route 20."

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Wonderful color rendering with an old-fashioned automobile and passengers on the street in front.

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A nighttime neon-lit street scene with Rockford Dry Goods and the Coronado Theatre on the left, and Masters Shoe Company, Busch Jewelers, and Woolworth's on the right.

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Black and white photograph displaying the structures' two turrets with a horse and buggy and a bicycle in front.

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Color photo showing an unpaved path above the banks of the Rock River.

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Color rendering of the building's corner structure, listed on the back as being at 311 S. Main Street.

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View looking down on the street with a pool hall and E. & W.'s on the left and a hotel on the right.
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