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    • Contract signed

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

      The Contract Signed

      For some time the constractors [* contractors]have been figuring on plans prepared by Mr. J.A. Latcha, chief engineer of the DSS&A for the...
    • Railroad co. appear convinced

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Delta
      Gladstone, Mi.
      December 31, 1887
      Saturday

      The railroad companies appear to be convinced that the volume of next years ore business is going to be very large, judging from the preparations that are...
    • Appointed Thursday

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

      Appointed Thursday

      Mr. D. M. Philbin has been appointed Superintendent of Docks and ore business for the DSS&A Railway. The following is the notice of the...
    • Work on the docks

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      February 26, 1887 Saturday

      Work on the Docks

      The annual spring operations on the ore docks are now well under way. Pockets are being repaired, broken timbers replaced, the chutes...
    • Business opening up

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      April 16, 1892

      Business Opening UP

      The big Dead River mill will begin cutting today for the season of 1892 just to get the machinery limbered up and everything in apple pie order for...
    • Ore Docks on Huron Bay

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      October 11,1890

      Ore Docks on Huron Bay

      As will be seen by an advertisement published alsewhere in this issue the IR&HB, which is now constructing a line from Champion to a point on Huron...
    • Ore Pier

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

    • DSS&A Ry.
      May 1887

      Ore Pier
      J.W. Murphy, Supt. Docks, $150.00 per month.
      W.R. Hallan, Foreman, Docks, $100.00 per month.
      A.E. Finney, " , ", $100.00 per month.
      F.A. Jory, Shipping Agent, Docks, $75.00 per month.
      D.S....
    • Larger harbor is needed

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal,
      Marquette, Mi.
      April 28, 1890
      Monday

      Larger Harbor is Needed

      As year by year and traffic at this port increases the inadequacy of the harbor, becomes more and more apparent. Today, all of...
    • Docks

    • Transportation, Railroads, Copper Country
    • New York Central ""boat"" at the Copper Range Railroad Docks in Houghton, Michigan.
    • Ferry Docks

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • This photo, taken from the deck of a ferry boat approaching the docks at Mackinaw City, shows the 100's of cars waiting their turn to cross the Straits of Mackinac in 1957.
    • Aerial view

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • This view is of the docks and bay at St. Ignace. This was a staging area for the contractors as supplies could be received by water and rail. Vessels at the docks are railroad ferries on the left, black hulls and State of Michigan auto ferries on...
    • IR&HB ore docks, to be built

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The L'Anse Sentinel
      L'Anse, L.S., Mi.

      October 18, 1890 Saturday

      The IR&HB ore docks, to be built the coming winter, will be located about 150 feet south of the Michigan Slate Co.'s dock on Huron Bay. We understand that the...
    • If nothing else will satisfy

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      January 3, 1891 Saturday

      If nothing else will satisfy the Gladstone Delta, the Mining Journal gives its free and full consent to have the South Shore build to G1adstone and put in immense ore...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • First Ore

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

    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      April 30, 1887
      Saturday

      The First Ore
      The schooner Fred A. Morse, consort of the John M. Glidden, was
      brought in to the ore docks Tuesday by the Adams...

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