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    • Another party gone

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • source: The Mining Journal Marquette Mi.
      December 4, 1886
      Another Party Gone

      Wednesday another DSS&A surveying party left Marquette to begin work on the line west of Three Lakes. The party numbered 23 men, including six axemen and...
    • Arrangements completed

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal

      Marquette, Mi.

      November 27, 1886

      Arrangements Completed

      Duluth, South Shore & Atlantic

      Detroit, Nov. 22, - James H. McMillan returned from New York to-day after organizing The Duluth,...
    • Bound to go through

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

    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      December 25, 1886
      Bound To Go Through
      The reporter of the Mining Journal met General Hammond at the Clinton Wednesday, and knowing that he had long been interested in the scheme of an east...
    • Commencing the transfer

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

    • Soure: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      December 11, 1886 Saturday

      Commencing the Transfer

      John Hornby, general manager of the MH&O and Andrew Watson, of the DM&M, on Monday morning met with James McMillan at Detroit and...
    • Connection of the DSS&A

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      December 18, 1886
      A Connection of The DSS&A
      On Tuesday the first train over the Duluth & Iron Range rail- road entered Duluth. This line connects the Vermillion ore fields with what will...
    • Covington, Baraga County

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Place Names in Michigan
      Walter Romig

      Covington, Baraga County: First settled in 1885 by French Canadians; when John Lyon became the first postmaster on October 17, 1895. he had it named for Covington, Ky., whence he had come in...
    • 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 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...
    • 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...
    • Depot platform edict

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      December 4, 1886

      Negaunee

      Marshall Cunningham rigidly enforces the edict that boys having no business on the depot platform shall keep off. It is a good plan, for some of them will get...
    • Detroit view of it

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

    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      November 27, 1886
      A Detroit View of It
      Detroit has never taken more than a languid interest in matters relating to this part of the state, but her people begin to realize that the upper...
    • DSS&A directors

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

    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      November 27, 1886
      The DSS&A Directors
      Wednesday there were two extra cars attached to C&NW passenger No. 1. They were the ''Monon'' of the Louisville, New Albany & Chicago Ry., and No. 25 of...
    • DSS&A directors visit

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

    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      November 26, 1886
      Houghton, Nov. 26.- A special train of four palace coaches containing the directors of The DSS&A, the parties who have purchased the DM&M and the MH&O, arrived here last...
    • DSS&A directors visit

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal

      Marquette, Mi.

      November 27, 1886

      Republic, Nov. 26.- A special train came in here Wednesday afternoon with the directors of The DSS&A [Duluth, South Shore,and Atlantic Railway Company].They were looking...

    • DSS&A Ry

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • DSS&A Ry.

      1888

      John Foulkes, Fireman, May 3, 1887
      Fred D. Fletcher, Fireman
      Fred D. Fletcher, Engineman, May 12, 1888
      Walter Ferries, Fireman, May 12, 1887
      John S. Ferries, Wiper, April 21, 1887
      John S. Ferries,...

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