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    • At two o'clock this morning

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      June 13, 1891 Saturday

      At two o'clock this morning Con Harrington, the engineer injured in the runaway on L'Anse hill and now at the Champion hospital, was resting easier though he...
    • Birds eye view of Portage Lake

    • Bridges, Portage Lake (Houghton County, Mich.)
    • This photo taken from atop the hill behind Hancock shows both Hancock (foreground) and Houghton (across the lake) and the Portage Lake. Note the Scott Hotel in the foreground and the passenger/Freight vessel at the Houghton Dock.
    • Edward Harris, commenced

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

    • The DSS&A Ry.
      1888

      Edward Harris, commenced firing on switch engine at Harquette February 15, 1888. Commenced firing on mail line, May 8, 1888.

      David Todd, was hired as fireman, 1888. Commenced working in shop, April 20, 1888,...
    • Houghton - wrecked freight train

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal
      Marquette, Michigan
      Saturday, June 13, 1891

      Houghton. - The wrecked freight train at L'Anse made it necessary to transport express and baggage and the passenger trains were about an hour late on...
    • Ishpeming - South Shore has

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

    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      November 16, 1889
      Saturday

      Ishpeming - The South Shore has a construction gang at work putting in a side track to the Iron Valley mine. This property is the discovery of Messers. Finn,...
    • Log train going down the L'Anse hill

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: NORTHWESTERN LUMBERMAN
      January 23, 1892
      p. 6-164

      A log tain going down the L'Anse hill on the DSS&A ran away January 12 and collied with a freight train, both trains and a bridge being demolished. The men escaped by jumping. ...
    • Negaunee - Roos, Davidson & Co

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      August 11, 1888
      Saturday

      Negaunee - Roos, Davidson & Co., the contractors who have just finished their share of grading on the Palmer extension of the South Shore, have put up their tents...
    • New passenger engines

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      August 25, 1888
      Saturday

      The New Passenger Engines

      One, No. 102, of the two new Baldwin passenger engines which were received by the DSS&A a few days ago has been set up and...
    • New Railroad Scheme

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Rock River, Marquette, Mi.
      May 30, 1891 Saturday

      A New Railroad Scheme

      A toledo special to the Detroit Tribune gives the following particulars concerning a new railroad deal which is intended to give...
    • On the Dead River Road

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      April 23, 1892

      On the Dead River Road

      When the frost went out the quicksand got in its work and the great embankment at the last curve before the hoist is reached, ten miles from...
    • Ontonagon's Hope

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      September 14, 1889

      Ontonagon's Hope

      Ontonagon will soon be given direct rail communication with the outer world. The Milwaukee & Northern extension from Hill Creek to the O. & B. R. R....
    • Panorama view

    • Bridges, Portage Lake (Houghton County, Mich.)
    • This view of Hancock (foreground and Houghton (background), Michigan was probably from atop the Quincy Hill. Portage Lake wraps around the left background. The swing bridge in the right foreground.

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