Parade wagon on the lot. Cole Bros. Circus, July 17, 1937.
The celebration was held October 9, 1870, with appropriate exercises.
The 25th Annual Winnebago County Fair was held at the fairgrounds in Rockford in mid-September. The Rockford Rifles, Illinois National Guard gave several displays of drilling. Some of their members ca…
The Fife and Drum Corps, John A. Logan Camp No. 26, Sons of Union Veterans, are ready for a parade in front of Memorial Hall, Rockford, circa 1915.
Bicycles races were an important event at the 1887 Winnebago County Fair. The cyclist, too fast for the camera, is a blur at right center.
A winter view: Skaters can be seen on the river. 1000 block of Park Avenue circa 1900.
Evelyn Kent, an English girl.
This building, corner of North Court and Mulberry Streets, was dedicated May 1887, circa 1900
Honey Shyretto, June 17, 1946.
Tableau wagon with girls mounted in street parade. Cole Bros. Circus, July 17, 1937.
Big top and menagerie top. Hagenbeck Wallace Circus. August 27, 1932.
(Left to right) Orrin Davenport, Arthur Concello, Harold Voice.
Mary Pomfert and snakes, June 17, 1946.
Jean Allen on horse, June 27, 1944.