Community Ice Skating on the Rock River

88.122.781 96 dpi watermarked.jpg

Title

Community Ice Skating on the Rock River

Description

During the winter, the Rock River became a popular place for citizens to ice skate. This photograph was taken directly north of the State Street bridge looking east. The Rockford Wholesale Grocery building is in the background. This photograph may have been taken the same day as photo 90.5.36. The glass plate is damaged, missing the upper left corner. (Reference - Sinnissippi Saga, page 292.)

Date

circa 1900 - 1905

Rights

Midway Village Museum

Format

jpeg

Type

Still Image

Identifier

88.122.781

Original Format

Glass Plate Negative

Physical Dimensions

8" x 10"

Citation

“Community Ice Skating on the Rock River,” Midway Village Museum - Digital Collections, accessed June 20, 2021, https://midwayvillagemuseumdigitalcollections.omeka.net/items/show/1277.

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