The building shown in this image was a retirement and convalescent center for members of the Masonic order and certain family.
The description states:
Rockford…Founded in 1834…Now has third largest population in Illinois…Seat of Winnebago County…Served by four railroads, hub of bus routes, 140 airport four miles north of city.
–The postcard description does not provide any further information on the building or its purpose. Typically such establishments were for members of the organization that built it.
It is believed that this building was razed and replaced by new structures on the same site.
This card likes dates from the 1930s.