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    • Some important changes are

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Wakefield Bulletin, Wakefield, MI
      February 9, 1888- p. 1

      Change in Management

      Some important changes are being made in the management of the Duluth, South Shore & Atlantic railroad. The present officials retain their connection...
    • Telegram

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • THE GREAT NORTH WESTERN TELEGRAPH COMPANY OF CANADA

      TELEGRAM

      W. C. Vanhorne

      From Detroit, Mi.

      Shall we arrange to purchase cars for through freight business from Duluth our people think we ought to buy fifteen thousands...
    • DSS&A Ry., Agents

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

      Agents
      Marquette, Michigan

      Year

      1886 J. M. Williams, Agent
      1887 "
      1888
      1889 Joseph A. Otterson, Freight agent and Harbor Master
      1890 " , Local Freight Agent and Harbor...
    • Claim no. 4 and 141

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

      1888

      Claim No. 4
      By Daniel Shea, Houghton, Mi., for wages due.

      Claim No. 136
      John E. Williams, Marquette, Mi., for $150.00 stumpage on 2100 ties cut by W. A. Rowen in winter of 1888-1889 an E 1/2 of SW 1/4,...
    • Claim no. 49

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

      1888

      Claim No. 49
      By Lake Superior Ship Canal Ry., & Iron Co., for $930.75 for timber destroyed and used in construction of Wakefield and Bessemer lines. J. M. Longyear wrote F. W. Fitch, July 10, 1889, making...
    • Record of Frank Kearney

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • The DSS&A Ry. [Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company], October 19, 1888

      Frank Kearney, age 32 years, married. Engineman

      Date of commencement of wiper - none
      Record as wiper - none
      Record as fireman -...
    • Michael Mahan

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Sources The Alger County Republican
      Au Train, Alger County, Mi.
      June 9, 1888
      Saturday

      Michael Mahan, one of the oldest engineers on the DSS&A, has been promoted to Road Foreman of Engines. His duties will consist in being...
    • Superior South Shore

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: W. F. Fitch Scrap Book - p. 21

      Superior-South Shore
      The Story of the Road
      What Has Been Accomplished
      by the Building and What Will
      Result from Its Competition

      The South Shore road is completed today and its...
    • On third

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Weekly Mining Journal, Marquette, MI
      Saturday, March 17, 1888
      p. 1

      On the Third

      The Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen will give a grand ball at the Casino on Tuesday evening, April 3rd. Special trains will be run to...
    • It pleases 'em at Marquette

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Sunday News
      Detroit, Sunday, July 15, 1888

      DSS&A Ry.

      Only Direct Route to Lake Superior Points

      Leave Detroit via MC, 8:35 am and 6:40 pm. Arrive S. S. Marie the next day at ll:45 am, Marquette, 6:30 am, 1:25 pm;...
    • Another railroad rumor

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Sault Ste. Marie News
      Sault Ste. Marie, Mi.
      May 19, 1888
      Saturday

      Another Railroad Rumor

      The CPR officials have left Minneapolis and are now making a tour of inspection over the DSS&A in company with President...
    • President James McMillan of DSS&A

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Sault Ste. Marie News
      Sault Ste. Marie, Mi.
      March 24, 1888
      Saturday

      President James McMillan of the DSS&A tried to set down hard on the new St. Ignace, Soo and Northern project. He naturally would, as it will...
    • Worst storm of year reached

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Sault Ste. Marie News
      Sault Ste. Marie, Mi.
      March 10, 1888
      Saturday


      The worst storm of the year reached the Soo last Saturday night and howled all day Sunday in terrific shape. It blockaded all ihe trains and the...
    • There is no truth in the report

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Sault Ste. Marie News
      Sault Ste. Marie, Mi.
      June 9, 1888
      Saturday

      There is no truth in the report that work on the new union depot has been stopped by order of the General Manager of the DSS&A. The contractors are at...
    • Run Into The Soo

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Sault Ste. Marie News
      Sault Ste. Marie, Mi.
      June 16, 1888
      Saturday

      To Run Into The Soo

      The first passenger train over the CPR, consisting of an engine, baggage car and two passenger coaches arrived here from...

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