• Elgin-Belvidere Interurban Trolley Car

    The Elgin-Belvidere interurban trolley, operated by the Elgin-Belvidere Electric Company, traveling along its route to Huntley. The Elgin-Belvidere interurban operated with regular daily stops at Gilb…

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  • Elgin-Belvidere Interurban Trolley, Passengers

    The Elgin Limited trolley car 207 slows for passengers at the Huntley depot. The high level platform at the right was used for loading milk cans on to the streetcar. The Huntley station was located on…

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  • CNW Railway Depot in Huntley

    Mabel Mackeben

    The Chicago and Northwestern Railway Depot in Huntley. Huntley's railway depot dates to the 1850s, when the town was founded by Thomas Stillwell Huntley. Mr. Huntley donated the depot to the town that…

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  • Elgin-Belvidere Interurban Trolley, Bridge

    The Elgin-Belvidere trolley, or streetcar, travels across a bridge along its route. The Elgin-Belvidere interurban operated with regular daily stops at Gilberts, Huntley, Marengo and Garden Prairie fr…

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  • Elgin-Belvidere Interurban Trolley, Huntley Station

    Passengers stand on the platform of the Elgin-Belvidere interurban trolley stop at Huntley. The depot was on Main Street, west of Vine Street, today's Route 47. The trolley line operated regular daily…

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  • Chicago and North Western Train Derailment August 1923

    Swanson Family

    Local residents surveyed the damage of a wrecked train. Twelve freight cars of the Chicago and North Western Transportation Company train No. 739 derailed between Huntley and Union at 2:42 a.m. August…

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  • Elgin-Belvidere Interurban Trolley, Personal Message

    The Elgin-Belvidere trolley, or streetcar, is shown in front of the Huntley station. A personal message has been written on the photograph and dated April 11, 1907. The Elgin-Belvidere interurban oper…

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  • Huntley Train Depot

    Train Depot, circa 1915. Buildings to the south of the depot were for depot equipment. The Cornell Factory chimney can be seen in the background. If you look closely, you can see that one passenger ha…

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  • Elgin-Belvidere Interurban Trolley

    Photograph of the Elgin-Belvidere interurban trolley, or streetcar. The Elgin-Belvidere interurban operated with regular daily stops at Gilberts, Huntley, Union, Marengo and Garden Prairie from 1905 t…

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  • Elgin-Belvidere Interurban Trolley, West Main Street

    Along its run between Elgin and Belvidere, the Elgin Belvidere Electric Company interurban trolley made a stop at this Huntley depot. It was located on Main Street, just west of Vine Street, today's R…

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  • Elgin-Belvidere Interurban Trolley, Rural Huntley

    Carl Schmalz

    The Elgin-Belvidere interurban trolley makes its way along the west side of Huntley. The Dairy Route, as the line was called, operated from 1905 to 1930, with several stops daily. The Elgin-Belvidere…

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  • Chicago and North Western Train Derailment 1923

    Swanson Family

    Twelve freight cars of the Chicago and North Western Transportation Company train No. 739 derailed between Huntley and Union at 2:42 a.m. August 8, 1923. According to a newspaper account, the cars wer…

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  • Depot in Huntley June 1951

    Mabel Mackeben

    The Chicago and Northwestern Railway Depot in Huntley. The Huntley train depot, located south of Main Street along the Chicago and Northwestern Railroad tracks, was built in the 1850s in the town's ea…

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