Rockwood ~ Forgotten Glory, Part 2 ~

May 1, 2018


We continue our journey exploring the excerpt graciously sent to me by Edward Finnell from a book written by Mildred B. Midjaas about Rockwood, Illinois, home of the Tuthill chair factory.



W.R. Brink & Co. An illustrated historical atlas map of Randolph County, Ills.: carefully compiled from personal examinations and surveys. [Edwardsville, Ill.?: W.R. Brink & Co, 1875] Map. Click image above to visit Library of Congress link to book.



Click image above to read the story of our Tuthill chair.


Excerpt from:


"Rockwood - Forgotten Glory"


Mildred B. Midjaas




 Click text image above to read  pages 6 - 10 of the excerpt from the book.




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