Bottom view of a windmill. Farm buildings are in the background. Writing on the back of the photograph says " Sanitorium is now located in back of the windmill - windmill gone." It is unknown if this was the Rockford Municipal Sanitarium that was at Parkview Avenue near Spring Creek Road, the Winnebago County Sanitorium, or one of the private institutions in the area..
circa early 1900s
Midway Village Museum
7.50" x 5.25"
“Windmill,” Midway Village Museum - Digital Collections, accessed December 7, 2023, https://midwayvillagemuseumdigitalcollections.omeka.net/items/show/3611.