Historic Photographs

Home

Search

Subject Browse
Browse by Subject >>

State/City Browse
Alaska
Alabama
Arkansas
Arizona
California
Colorado
Connecticut
District of Columbia
Delaware
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Iowa
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Massachusetts
Maryland
Maine
Michigan
Minnesota
Missouri
Mississippi
Montana
North Carolina
North Dakota
Nebraska
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
Nevada
New York
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Virginia
Vermont
Washington
Wisconsin
West Virginia
Wyoming

Home > Delaware > Wilmington > Rockford Water Tower, Rockford Park, Wilmington, New Castle County, DE



B&W Photos
BWPhotos 032146
HB317765
BWPhotos 032146
BWPhotos 032147
HB317766
BWPhotos 032147
BWPhotos 032148
HB317767
BWPhotos 032148
BWPhotos 032149
HB317768
BWPhotos 032149
BWPhotos 032150
HB317769
BWPhotos 032150
BWPhotos 032151
HB317770
BWPhotos 032151
BWPhotos 032152
HB317771
BWPhotos 032152
BWPhotos 032153
HB317772
BWPhotos 032153
BWPhotos 032154
HB317773
BWPhotos 032154


Data Pages


Item Title


Location
Rockford Park, Wilmington, DE

Find maps of Wilmington, DE


Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER DE-16
Building/structure dates: 1901 initial construction
Significance: The Rockford Water Tower was a part of Wilmington's attempt at the turn of the century to upgrade its water service.

Subjects
Water Towers
Water Supply
Urban Growth


Related Names
Edge Moor Iron Company
Rineer, George W., Photographer
Derganc, Christopher S., Historian


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents


Back to Wilmington, Delaware