Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Description: On-lookers survey a wreck on the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway.
Date: 1901 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Dr. Valentine's house in Corliss.
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...
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...
Description: An industrial area in Corliss.
Description: View down a dirt road with houses lining the street. A factory is visible in the distance.
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.
Description: Locomotive and railroad crew.
Description: Train depot workers pose in front of a train at the depot. There is a sign that reads "This Train For Milwaukee".
Description: Winter scene featuring a Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul train from the front with snow thrower attached to the engine. Smoke billows to the right and power l...
Description: Post office, with seven men and a boy standing in front. Corliss is now called Sturtevant.
Description: View of the Corliss train depot.
Description: Thirteen unfinished houses in a row, on the horizon of a field.
Description: A train, engine number 560, on the track at the train depot in Corliss.
Description: Exterior view of The Corliss Club.
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...
Description: A train on the tracks at the Corliss Depot. There is a sign in front of it that reads "This Train For Chicago".
Description: Exterior view of "The Orchard", which was possibly an inn, in Corliss.
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...
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2015 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706