Postcards From Home

House at 1019-1021 21st Street

1019 21st Street, Rock Island, Illlinois There’s a wealth of local history in Augustana College Library’s Special Collections.  That’s where we found this rare “real photo” postcard, dating from about 1910.  It shows a double house, a side-by-side duplex, located at 1019-1021 21st Street in Rock Island.   The double house style is surprisingly common in … [ Continued