Downtown Rockford, West of the Rock River.

2009.21.22 96 dpi watermarked.jpg

Title

Downtown Rockford, West of the Rock River.

Description

To the right in this photograph is Hanley Furniture Co., with its name on the building's side; beyond this to the far right towers the Amerock/Tapco building; and to the left of Hanley's is the Nelson Hotel. Areas in the photo's middle were demolished to make way for the Metro Centre in the 1980s, a 10,000 seat civic venue.

Date

circa 1970

Rights

Midway Village Museum

Format

jpeg

Type

Still Image

Identifier

2009.21.22

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

8" x 10"

Citation

“Downtown Rockford, West of the Rock River.,” Midway Village Museum - Digital Collections, accessed September 18, 2021, https://midwayvillagemuseumdigitalcollections.omeka.net/items/show/1633.

Social Bookmarking