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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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Train Depot

Date:  

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...

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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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Corliss Train Depot

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Corliss train depot with railroad tracks in the foreground. A small group of men pose in front of the building.

Date:  

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 ca.

Description: Exterior view of "The Orchard", which was possibly an inn, in Corliss.

Date: 1936-02 

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...

Photograph

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...

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: An industrial area in Corliss.

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Corliss Train Depot

Date:  

Description: View of the Corliss train depot.

Photograph

Train Wreck

Date: 1927-07 

Description: On-lookers survey a wreck on the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway.

Photograph

Gothic Church

Date: 1901 ca.

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

Photograph

Corliss Train Depot

Date:  

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

Date: 1901 

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

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The Corliss Club

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of The Corliss Club.

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Locomotive and Crew

Date:  date unknown

Description: Locomotive and railroad crew.

Date: 1901 ca.

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

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Corliss Depot

Date:  

Description: A train on the tracks at the Corliss Depot. There is a sign in front of it that reads "This Train For Chicago".

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