Rockford in Winnebago County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected by Rockford Area Convention & Visitors Bureau.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Events. Former U.S. Presidents: #26 Theodore Roosevelt series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1917.
Location. 42° 10.957′ N, 89° 3.366′ W. Marker is in Rockford, Illinois, in Winnebago County. Marker is on New Milford School Road. Located near bridge at the Atwood Outdoor Education Center. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2685 New Milford School Road, Rockford IL 61109, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Black Hawk (here, next to this marker); Stephen Mack (here, next to this marker); Former Camp Grant Rifle Range (approx. ¼ mile away); Field Bunkers (approx. ¼ mile away); Memorial Hall (approx. 6½ miles away); Stillman's Run Battle Site Memorial (approx. 8.1 miles away); Stillmans Defeat (approx. 8.1 miles away); The Stinson House (approx. 13.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rockford.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 7, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 5, 2019, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 205 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 5, 2019, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. 3. submitted on May 6, 2019. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.