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    • Busy place

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi
      September 17, 1887

      A Busy Place

      First, Jacobs & Co.'s quarry at south Marquette is about the busiest place in the city now. Over a hundred men are employed in or about the quarry and...
    • Vessels

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • Self unloading steam ships continued to deliver aggregate while other vessels transited the Straights of Mackinac. This is a very busy place in the Great Lakes and vessels passage is continuous through out the shipping season.
    • Grouting

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • The grout plant is busy making the grout that it will pump down into the aggregate inside the caisson. One of the grout tubes is located on the left.
    • Grouting

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • The grout plant is busy making the grout that it will pump down into the aggregate inside the caisson. One of the grout tubes is located on the left.
    • E. H. Mitchell of the DSS&A

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      January 22, 1887 Saturday

      H. H. Mitchell of the DSS&A is busy getting settled in the new your[sic] just east of W. J. Brown's on Arch street, while Judge Grant is getting ready to move...
    • Railroad Notes

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      May 14, 1887 Saturday

      Railroad Notes

      Three Brooks locomotives which arrived in Marquette last week via St. Ignace are part of an order of five from those works, two more being on the...
    • Jeromewille known as Shingleton

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Sault Ste. Marie Democrat
      Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa County, Mi.
      October 6, 1887
      Thursday

      S.S. Marie - Jeromeville, now known as Shingleton, on the
      line of the South Shore, 50 miles this side of...
    • Railroad spikes

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      June 7, 1888
      Thursday

      Railroad Spikes

      Five of the new coaches for the DSS&A will leave the shops at Wilmington, Del., on the 9th. They will be very elegant in design and...
    • Houghton, July 4 - Mr. Schulte

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      July 3, 1888
      Tuesday

      The First of August

      Over 500 men are rushing the work of ballasting the new track of the DSS&A from Nestoria west to Iron River, the junction with the NP....
    • International bridge planning

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      November 27, 1886

      The Chippewa County News, published at Sault Ste. Marie, gives the following information in its issue of the 20th: The chief engineer and one assistant of the Canadian Pacific...
    • Logging division trains have

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      January 12, 1889

      Logging division trains have been put on the Western Division and there is a big demand for 34-foot cars in consequence. The logs are hauled to Nestoria and...
    • Northern passenger agent Wilbur

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Marquette Sunday Times
      Marquette, Mi.
      July 12, 1891 Sunday

      Northern Passenger Agent Wilbur, of the DSS&A has been unusually busy the past month. The road did a large Fourth of July business, much of which required special...

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