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Rockwood ~ Forgotten Glory, Part 3 ~

May 24, 2018

 

We complete 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 the J K Burke Farm in 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 of pages 11-15 from:

 

"Rockwood - Forgotten Glory"

by

Mildred B. Midjaas

(1976)

 Click text image below to read  pages 11- 15 of the excerpt from the book.

 

 Click text image above to read  pages 11- 15 of the excerpt from the book.

 

 

 

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