The Rockford Trust Building, 206 West State Street, and the Zenith electronics store on its east side that was later demolished. The orange sculpture on right side is Symbol, later relocated to the riverfront.
Looking east from the 300 block of West State Street. Visible are Angers Jewelry, Mutual Loans, D.J. Stewart's, J.C. Penney, the Rockford Store, Bolender's, and Osco Drug. A taxi and city bus are parked at the curbs.
Landscaping newly installed behind the Luther Center at 111 West State Street. The view is looking east. The building clearly in view in the background is the Waterside Building at 124 North Water Street.
Buildings on the northside of the 100 block of West State Street prior to being demolished for the construction of the Luther Center. Visible are Weise's Department Store, Comay's, and a billboard for Castronova's Bridal Salon. The red sign in the…