Rock Island House (Ann Goldman Building)
17th Street & Second Avenue This Real Photo postcard from Shannon Hall’s collection is postmarked 1914 and captioned “Opening of the 1600 block, Rock Island, Illinois.” The prominent “R I … [ Continued
Rock Island Lines Depot
3031 Fifth Avenue It took nearly fifty years for Rock Island to get a passenger depot worthy of the city’s status as the founding home of the Chicago, Rock Island … [ Continued
500 20th Street Sometimes a building becomes so familiar to us that we don’t really notice it anymore. That may well be the case of Rock Island’s Young Men’s Christian … [ Continued
Eagle Building F. O. E.
The Rock Island Aerie 956 of the Fraternal Order of Eagles was organized in 1905 with only 133 members. For the first three years, meetings were held at one of … [ Continued