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    • From James W. Lydon

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • From James W. Lydon

      On September 3,1879, a group of Detroit businessmen headed by James McMillan[,] J. S. Newberry, Francis Palms, George Hendrie, F. E. Driggs, Hugh McMillan of Detroit and George I. Seney of New York[,] incorporated the...
    • Rail between Duluth and Sault Ste Marie

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Mining Journal, Marquette, Mi., January 2, 1886

      DSS&A Ry. [Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company]

      We are entering upon a year, the close of which will see through rail communications established between Duluth and Sault...

    • Sale of the DM&MRR

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Newberry News, Newberry, Mi., October 28, 1886, Thursday

      Sale of the D. M. & M. R. R. [Detroit, Mackinac & Marquette Railroad Company]

      The D. M. & M. R. R. [DM&MRR], embracing the entire line or railroad between the...
    • South shore road

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal, Marquette, Mi., December 11, 1886

      The South Shore Road

      The Duluth News gives this interesting history of the project to connect Duluth with Sault Ste. Marie by a railroad running along the south shore of...
    • Railways galore

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal Marquette, Mi., October 23, 1886, Saturday

      Railways Galore

      What a Year Will Bring Forth in the Matter of Railway Construction in the U. P.

      The Milwaukee Sentinel prints the appended communication from...
    • Interesting interview

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company

    • Sources: The Mining Journal
      Marquette. Mi.
      November 27, 1886
      An Interesting Interview
      The following is taken from a lengthy interview, had with Mr. James McMillan by a reporter of the Detroit evening Journal. Upper Peninsula readers...
    • Mackinaw & Marquette Railorad

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company

    • Mackinaw & Marquette
      Railroad

      December 31, 1886

      Land account (Land Grant) $ 4,550,000.00
      Jas. McMillan et el, trustees 4,750,000.00
      DSS&A Ry. Co. stock for land grant dividend 1,592,500.00
      Common stock DSS&A Ry. Co....
    • View of the Norway Mine

    • Mines and mineral resources
    • Photograph taken in 1886, this view, looking east shows part of the Norway Mine. The Norway Mine was one of the few Dickinson County Mines worked as an open pit. ""Part of Norway Mine [---]; Looking East; Penn Mines; May 1886"" is printed on the...
    • Cows on railroad tracks

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal, Marquette, Mi., July 24, 1886

      Ishpeming - The railroads entering town experience difficulty with cows in the vicinity of the New York [Street?] location. Trains have to come to a dead stop in some cases to avoid...
    • Death of Joseph Aspin

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Newberry News, Newberry, Mi., August 19, 1886, Thursday

      On Thursday evening last, at about six o'clock, while attempting to board an ore train at Seney, Joseph Aspin slipped and fell under the wheels of the cars, taking [off] his...
    • Death of James Aspin

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Delta, Escanaba, Mi., August 27, 1886, Friday

      On Thursday evening, the 12th inst., at about six o'clock, while attempting to board an ore train at Seney, James Aspin slipped and fell under the wheels of the cars, taking off his...
    • Sale of the DM&M Railroad

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal, Marquette, Mi., October 23, 1886, Saturday

      Sale of the DM&M [Detroit, Mackinac & Marquette Railroad Company] Railroad

      Pursuant to notice of sale, and by virtue of a decree of the United States circuit court...
    • More about the new railroad

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal, Marquette, Mi., October 30, 1886, Saturday

      More About the New Railroad

      Concerning the new railroad to be built in the Upper Peninsula between Duluth and S. S. [Sault Ste.] Marie. The contract for which was...
    • On the through line

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal, Marquette, Mi., November 6, 1886

      On the Through Line

      Negaunee - When the DM&M [Detroit, Mackinac & Marquette Railroad Company] branch to the Sault is completed, which will be early next summer, and the MH&O...
    • Getting ready for work

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company

    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette MI.
      November 6, 1886
      Getting Ready for Work
      Mr. J. A. Latcha, the chief engineer and superintendent of construction for Brown, Howard & Co. contractors for the building of the DSS&A, is in the...
    • Our prospects

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal, Marquette, Mi., November 13, 1886, Saturday

      Our Prospects

      By this time next year Marquette will have direct rail connections with Duluth and the great "new northwest" tributary to the thriving young...

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