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    • South Shore notes

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


    • Source: The Mining Journal, Co., Marquette, MI
      March 17, 1888

      South Shore Notes less expense. The survey is avery
      A representative of the Mining Journal called at the
      office of Brown, Howard and Co. this...
    • Contract let

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

    • Source: Negaunee Iron Herald
      Negaunee, (L. S..) Mi.
      May 3, 1888
      Thursday

      The Contract Let

      The contract for building the branch railroad from the main line of the DSS&A to the Palmer mines has been let to Innes Bros., who...
    • Negaunee

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

    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      May 7, 1887 Saturday

      Negaunee - Thursday morning A. Watson, general superintendent and William Orr, general freight agent of the DSS&A arrived in the city in a special car. They were...
    • South Shore Road

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

    • source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      Thursday, Dec. 9, 1886

      The South Shore Road.

      The Duluth News gives this interesting history of the project to connect Duluth with Sault Ste. Marie by a railroad running along the...
    • Williams Album 0 : p. 64

    • Mines and mineral resources
    • ""Newspaper clippings on various topics (1912, 1916). Page is hand numbered """"64"""". -- Article written by Bessie Phillips called """"A Story The Old Tombstones Tell in Keweenaw"""". Mentions Central mine, Copper Falls, Phoenix, and Cliff....
    • Commencing in 1888 DSS&A

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • DSS&A Ry.

      Commencing in 1888 the DSS&A Ry., made one rate on shipments from all mines in the Negaunee-Ishpeming area and a higher rate on shipments from all mines on the west end of the range.

      DSS&A Ry.
    • Railroad gang

    • Railroads -- Employees
    • Extremely early and unidentified photograph may record a crew from the railroad gang which cut, graded and laid the tracks from Powers to the new iron mines during 1877. The somber men appear well-equipped with shovels, sledge hammers and pick-like...
    • 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...
    • Building the Copper Range Railroad

    • Transportation, Railroads, Copper Country
    • It was nearly twenty years after the beginning of the first mines in the Keweenaw Peninsula that investors in the Copper Range Company created a subsidiary, the Copper Range Railroad Company, to compete for the industrial riches from the region. ...
    • Williams Album 0 : p. 21

    • Mines and mineral resources
    • Newspaper clippings (1942). Page is hand numbered ""21"". -- Mar. 13, 1942 - Lieutenant Paul Simpson King, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. A. King, graduated from Army Air Forces Advanced Flying School at Yima, Arizona. He was a member of class 43C of...
    • Williams Album 0 : p. 03

    • Copper Miners' Strike, Mich., 1913-1914
    • Newspaper clippings (Aug. 16 to Aug. 28, 1913) regarding the 1913 Copper Miners' Strike by the employees of the Calumet & Hecla Mining Company in the Calumet, Michigan area. Page is hand numbered ""3"". -- Aug. 16 - miners turn in union due books...
    • Williams Album 0 : p. 04

    • Copper Miners' Strike, Mich., 1913-1914
    • Newspaper clippings (Aug. 29 to Sept. 12, 1913) regarding the 1913 Copper Miners' Strike by the employees of the Calumet & Hecla Mining Company in the Calumet, Michigan area. Page is hand numbered ""4"". -- Aug. 29 - Reduction in troops, increase...
    • Williams Album 0 : p. 02

    • Copper Miners' Strike, Mich., 1913-1914
    • Newspaper clippings (Aug. 4 to Aug. 15, 1913) regarding the 1913 Copper Miners' Strike by the employees of the Calumet & Hecla Mining Company in the Calumet, Michigan area. Page is hand numbered ""2"". -- Aug. 4 - Mother Jones arrives on...
    • Williams Album 0 : p. 10

    • Italian Hall (Calmut, Mich.)
    • Newspaper clippings (Dec. 19 to Dec. 29, 1913) regarding the 1913 Copper Miners' Strike by the employees of the Calumet & Hecla Mining Company in the Calumet, Michigan area and the Italian Hall disaster. Page is hand numbered ""10"". -- Dec. 19 -...
    • Williams Album 0 : p. 11

    • Copper Miners' Strike, Mich., 1913-1914
    • Newspaper clippings (Dec. 29, 1913 to Jan. 13, 1914) regarding the 1913 Copper Miners' Strike by the employees of the Calumet & Hecla Mining Company in the Calumet, Michigan area. Page is hand numbered ""11"". -- Dec. 30 - The place of all strikers...
    • Williams Album 0 : p. 13

    • Copper Miners' Strike, Mich., 1913-1914
    • Newspaper clippings (Feb. 10 to Mar. 4, 1914) regarding the 1913 Copper Miners' Strike by the employees of the Calumet & Hecla Mining Company in the Calumet, Michigan area. Page is hand numbered ""13"". -- Feb. 10 - The charge that the Citizens'...
    • Williams Album 0 : p. 12

    • Copper Miners' Strike, Mich., 1913-1914
    • Newspaper clippings (Jan. 15 to Feb. 9, 1914) regarding the 1913 Copper Miners' Strike by the employees of the Calumet & Hecla Mining Company in the Calumet, Michigan area. Page is hand numbered ""12"". -- Jan. 15 - The grand jury charged members...
    • Williams Album 0 : p. 01

    • Copper Miners' Strike, Mich., 1913-1914
    • Newspaper clippings (July 24 to Aug. 3, 1913) regarding the 1913 Copper Miners' Strike by the employees of the Calumet & Hecla Mining Company in the Calumet, Michigan area. Page is hand numbered ""1"". -- July 24 -Meeting called by Western...
    • Williams Album 0 : p. 14

    • Copper Miners' Strike, Mich., 1913-1914
    • Newspaper clippings (Mar. 5 to Apr. 12, 1914) regarding the 1913 Copper Miners' Strike by the employees of the Calumet & Hecla Mining Company in the Calumet, Michigan area. Page is hand numbered ""14"". -- Mar. 5 - Testimony for the congressional...

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