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The Corliss Club

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Description: Exterior view of The Corliss Club.

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Machine Factory

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men and boys pose outside a machine factory in Corliss. Almost all of them are similarly dressed in dark hats, jackets, and pants.

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Description: A building on a main street in Corliss, which may be a general store. There are many advertising signs on and near the building. A dog lies on the front st...

Date: 1901 

Description: View from a distance of the framework of a large building under construction next to a house in Corliss.

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Corliss Train Depot

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Description: Exterior view of the train depot with two trains on the tracks.

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Corliss Train Depot

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Description: View of the Corliss train depot.

Date: 1901 

Description: Thirteen unfinished houses in a row, on the horizon of a field.

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Description: Train depot workers pose in front of a train at the depot. There is a sign that reads "This Train For Milwaukee".

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: An industrial area in Corliss.

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Klinkert Hotel

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: The first Klinkert Hotel. It burned down around 1905, and was replaced by the brick structure with the same name. Signs advertising Harper Rye are on eithe...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Saint Bonaventure High School, built in 1877. Trees and potted flowers stand on the lawn in front of the building.

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The Hotel Nelson

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Hotel Nelson, a brick building with Schlitz Beer signs on top.

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Houses in Corliss

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Description: View down a dirt road with houses lining the street. A factory is visible in the distance.

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Gothic Church

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a small gothic church in Corliss.

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Corliss Post Office

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: Post office, with seven men and a boy standing in front. Corliss is now called Sturtevant.

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: Front view of Dr. Valentine's house in Corliss.

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Train Depot

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Description: Train depot with a boy standing between the building and the railroad tracks. There are two doors marked "Men" and "Women". Four men can be seen on the rig...

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Dr. Valentine's house in Corliss.

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Train Wreck

Date: 1914 

Description: Elevated view of the wreck of a Chicago and Northwestern Railroad train at Corliss. A large crowd of men are watching as a Bucyrus crane is lifting a car b...

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