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    • Accident occurred on DSS&A near Negaunee

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Accident Report - July 21, 1887.

      An accident occurred on the Duluth South Shore and Atlantic Railway near Negaunee station on the 21st day of July 1887 at 450 o'clock P. M. caused by:

      Way freight train east bound failing to stop (as...
    • Agents

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Milwaukee & Northern RR.
      General Freight Department
      Circvular No. 170
      Cancelling conflicting instruc-
      tions in Circular No. 142
      Milwaukee, Wi., March 19, 1889

      Agents:

      The station on the Western Division known as...
    • Reath's Crossing school

    • School buildings
    • Photograph of the Reath's Crossing School, built in 1879, serving families with children living on the State Road. The distance to Vulcan was too far to walk and children would have had to cross the river. Farmers involved in constructing this...
    • Terrible ride

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      February 18, 1888
      Saturday

      A Terrible Ride

      At 7:30 Thursday evening that thrilling locomotive shriek was heard which instantly told people in Marquette that there...
    • Gold Street crossing

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, MI.
      August 6, 1892

      Negaunee - The Gold street crossing at the DSS&A depot has been materially improved by having several layers of iron ore and dirt placed upon it.

      Stations -...
    • Fatal accident

    • Railroads ; Falls (Accidents) ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company




    • Source: Iron Ore
      Ishpeming, Mi.
      June 6, 1891 Saturday


      Fatal Accident

      A sight that caused brave men to shudder was witnessed at
      the South Shore depot last Wednesday morning. The victim in
      this case was...
    • From the other end

    • Railroads -- Design and construction ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette. Mi.
      January 15, 1887

      From The Other End

      The Duluth News gives the following particulars concerning the progress of the survey - on the Gogebic and western divisions of the DSS&A,...
    • Common council

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Negaunee Iron Herald
      Negaunee, (L.S.,) Mi.
      January 12, 1888
      Thursday

      Common Council
      January 5, 1888

      The mayor stated that the DSS&A had been notified to place a flagman on the Gold street crossing and failed to do...
    • War at Palmer

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      August 18, 1888

      War at Palmer

      Negaunee - The people of Palmer, some seven miles south of this city, are very much wrought over the actions of the contractors who are building the...
    • Felch Flyer

    • Locomotives
    • Postcard view of ""The Felch Flyer"", also called ""The Lightning Express"", crossing the railroad bridge over the Sturgeon River at Foster City in August, 1910. Note the two passenger cars behind the boxcar.
    • Engine No. 8

    • Transportation, Railroads, Copper Country
    • Hancock and Calumet Railroad locomotive no. 8 the ""Delaware"", built by Baldwin in November of 1891 under construction no. 12335. Unknown photographer in the mid 1890's shows the train approaching the Mineral Range Railroad crossing near Osceola,...

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