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    • Progress of survey

    • Railroads -- Design and construction ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      January 22. 1887
      Saturday

      Ishpeming - Just now the northern peninsula is reaping the fruit of the boom in railroad construction, which is unprecented in the history of that section. The...
    • Straits car ferry

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • [DSS&A/GR&I RR Straits Car Ferry--1892]

      The new transfer steamer being built for the use of the D. S. S. & A. and G. R. & I. railroad companies at the straits of Mackinac, will be much more powerful boat than the St. Ignace, and of larger...
    • M Neazor

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • [M. Neazor becomes section foreman at McMillan--1892]

      M. Neazor has accepted the position as section foreman on the D. S. S. & A. at McMillan and left Monday to enter upon his new duties.

      [Newberry News, p. 1, 24 June...
    • When our citizens saw our dry goods box

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Newberry News
      Luce County, Mi.
      Friday, October 10, 1890

      When our citizens saw our dry goods box that was being built by the Railway company for a depot, they became disgusted and were not slow in expressing their opinion of it....
    • Arrangements are being made

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Newberry News
      Luce County, Mi.
      Friday, October 17, 1890

      Arrangements are being made by the Railroad Company to open a gravel pit between Newberry and Dollarville, immediately west of the old camps used by the Wood Department...
    • George Barry, who was knocked

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Newberry News
      Luce County, Mi.
      October 24, 1890 Friday

      George Barry, who was knocked down by the cars between Newberry and Dollarville last week is recovering from the injuires[sic] he received. He has been removed to the...
    • New depot will soon be ready for

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Newberry News
      Newberry, Luce County
      Friday, Oct. 24, 1890

      The new depot will soon be ready for use, considerable changes have been made in the plans from time to time and when completed we will have quite a respectable...
    • St. Ignace corner's jury

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Newberry News
      Newberry, Luce County, Mi.
      Friday, Dec. 12, 1890

      A St. Ignace corner's[sic] jury brought in the following unique verdict: "That said Daniel Boyle came to his death by the railway car jumping the track, he being...
    • For the first time in three years

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Newberry News
      Newberry, L. S., Mi.
      Friday, December 19, 1890

      For the first time in three years the writer visited Trout Lake the other week and was agreeably surprised to find the place so much changed for the better. For...
    • Stations, miles

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Michigan Manual - 1891
      DSS&A Ry.
      Stations Miles Stations Miles
      Mackinaw City O Chocolay 151
      St. Ignace 0 Marquette 155
      Allenville 10 Bagdad 161
      Moran 11 Eagle Mills 163
      Palms 20 Negaunee 167
      Ozark ...
    • Difficult case

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal, Marquette, MI
      January 2, 1891 Saturday

      A Difficult Case

      At Newberry, on Sunday last, a lumberman fell off the railway bridge, dislocating his right shoulder and fracturing the acromion process of...
    • Bad accident took place on

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Newberry News
      Newberry, Luce County, Mi.
      January 9, 1891

      A bad accident took place on the Soo branch of the DSS&A near Eagle Mills last Tuesday. The passenger train was delayed over one hour. The hind truck of the last car...
    • Retaliation against trunk

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • [RETALIATION AGAINST TRUNK SMASHING BAGGAGEMAN]--1891

      A St. Ignace baggageman was merrily smashing trunks the other day when in an instant a big Saratoga trunk burst with flames. When the depot had been saved and the fire put out the...

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