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    • Wood slab shipments

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • [WOOD SLAB SHIPMENTS FROM NEWBERRY TO MARQUETTE]--1891

      Large quantities of slabs are being shipped to Marquette this winter, they are being used in the railroad company's round house and workshops for heating purposes.

      [Dollarville...
    • While going down steep grade

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Newberry News
      Newberry, Luce County, Mi.
      July 18, 1890
      Friday

      While going down the steep grade on the north side track Tuesday afternoon, engine no. 86 jumped the track and it kept the section gang hustling to get her on...
    • While coupling cars in South Shore

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Newberry Independent,
      Luce County, Newberry, Mi.
      Thursday, June 6, 1889

      While coupling cars in the South Shore yard Monday night Steve Devine had his hand caught between them and carries a crushed finger about him in...
    • 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....
    • We learned from good authority

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Newberry News
      Newberry, Luce County, Mi.
      April 26, 1888
      Thursday

      We learn from good authority that Newberry will a have a new depot this summer, to be located at the foot of Newberry av. This is...
    • Two hours at Hallston

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Alger County Republican
      Au Train, Alger County, Mi.
      December 1, 1888
      Saturday

      Two Hours at Hallston

      Our reporter had occasion to drop off at the new town of Hallston on Monday. Hallston is the new name the...
    • To Form the DSS&A

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

      To Form The DSS&A

      Firday[*] a special meeting of the stockholders of the Mackinac & Marquette RR., formerly the DM&M was held at the office of A....
    • To begin work immediately

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

    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      December 11, 1886
      Tp Begin Work Immediately
      Sunday evening Col. W. M. Rexford, of Rexford Bros. & Hodge, the contractors for the Sault branch of The DSS&A was interviewed at the Clifton...
    • Telegraph operators on the DSS&A

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Newberry News
      Luce County, Mi
      June 28, 1888
      Thursday

      Telegraph operators on The DSS&A between St. Ignace and Marquette, run largely through the forest, protect themselves at night with smudges in order to hold the swarms of...
    • 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...
    • Storm knocks down telegraph

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • [STORM KNOCKS DOWN TELEGRAPH WIRES ALONG DSS7A--1891]

      The severe storm played havoc with the telegraph wires along the DSS&A. It took until Monday to get them in working order.

      [Newberry News, p. 1, 14 August 1891]

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    • Stealing rides dangerous on DSS

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • [STEALING RIDES DANGEROUS on DSS&A--1891]

      What risks some people do run to cheat a railway company out of their fare. A tramp was discovered trying to steal a ride on the Soo flyer Wendesday morning by hanging on to the brake rod underneath...
    • 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 ...
    • 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...
    • St. Ignace - at 11 o'clock

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

    • Source: Newberry News
      Newberry, Luce County, Mi.
      May 3, 1888
      Thursday

      St. Ignace - At 11 o'clock this morning an alarm of fire was sounded by one of the yard engines and in a few moments it begame [*became] generally known that...

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