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    • 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...
    • Interesting interview

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

    • Sources: The Mining Journal
      Marquette. Mi.
      November 27, 1886
      An Interesting Interview
      The following is taken from a lengthy interview, had with Mr. James McMillan by a reporter of the Detroit evening Journal. Upper Peninsula readers...
    • James S. Dickey

    • Portraits
    • Photograph of James S. Dickey, one of Dickinson County's earliest pioneers, established a trading post with his brother William, in about 1871, trading with the Indians and providing basic supplies to early explorers.
    • Death of James Aspin

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Delta, Escanaba, Mi., August 27, 1886, Friday

      On Thursday evening, the 12th inst., at about six o'clock, while attempting to board an ore train at Seney, James Aspin slipped and fell under the wheels of the cars, taking off his...
    • Directors Elected

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal
      Marquette, Michigan
      July 22, 1887
      Friday
      Directors Elected
      The annual meeting of the stockholders of the M&W RR., the stockholders
      of the MH&O RR., and the stockholders of the DSS&A were...
    • James J. Hagerman home

    • Dwellings
    • James Hagerman, president of the Menominee Mining Company, occupied the west wing or the house when he was on the range. The Franklin Copelands, seated with their daughter Gertrude at the center of the porch, lived in the rest of the house. Others...
    • AuTrain - James Gleason of

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Alger County Republican
      Rock River, Wi.
      Saturday, June 27, 1891

      Au Train - James Gleason of Sedgewick, Wi., has taken charge of the east Au Train section of the DSS&A.

      DSS&A
      Stations - Au Train - Sedgewick,...
    • Newtonville

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The L'Anse Sentinel
      L'Anse, L. S., Mi.
      October 22, 1892 Saturday

      Newtonville - A terrible accident occurred here Saturday night. As John and James Burns were driving through from Baraga to Chassell, on arriving here, turned...
    • Got his foot crushed

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

    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      Septembr 24, 1887
      Saturday

      Got His Foot Crushed

      James Scanlon, aged about 15, met with an accident Saturday
      evening by which his foot was badly crushed. At 5:32 a...
    • 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...
    • 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,...
    • No change

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal,
      Marquette, MI
      August 8, 1888,
      Wednesday

      PWPL Micro Film No. 33

      No Change

      At the meeting of the new directors of the DSS&A Ry., held in New York City recently, the old officers were...
    • No change

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

      No Change

      At a meeting of the directors of The DSS&A held in New York City recently, the old officers without exception were reelected the only change being...
    • James McMillan when asked

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Iron Ore
      Ishpeming, Mi.
      August 18, 1888
      Saturday

      James McMillan when asked about his connection with upper peninsula land grants said: The H&O has been granted lands on condition that it complete the road from L'Anse to...
    • Commencing the transfer

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

    • Soure: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      December 11, 1886 Saturday

      Commencing the Transfer

      John Hornby, general manager of the MH&O and Andrew Watson, of the DM&M, on Monday morning met with James McMillan at Detroit and...
    • Hiawatha division

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      January 19, 1889

      Hiawatha Division

      Hiawatha Division, No. 240, Order of Railway Conductors, was instituted in this city last Sunday by H. Hurty, of Cedar Rapids, Ia., deputy grand chief...

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