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    • Sidaw rail junction way back in 1888

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette Mi.
      March 22, 1951

      Sidnaw Rail Junction
      'Way Back in '88

      Sidnaw, March 22 - A lot of interesting railway happenings could mark their anniversaries in and about the year 1952. Some of them...
    • Duluth & Winnipeg land grant

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Northwestern Lumberman, March 14, 1885

      The Duluth & Winnipeg land grant has been transferred to Brainerd & Northwestern RR. Co., by an act of the MN [Minnesota] legislature. The righteouness of the transfer was based on the fact that...
    • E. L. Fraser

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: NORTHWESTERN LUMBERMAN
      Jan 2, 1892

      E. L. Fraser has his new mill in the city (Marquette) about ready for business and hopes to begin running on January 15. He does not start his mill without orders for bill stuff to cut,...
    • Manistique railroad

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: the Railway Age & Northwestern Railroader
      v. XVII, 1892

      Manistique Ry.

      may 27, 1892, p. 412

      A dispatch says: "General Alger and other owners of the Manistique Ry., which crosses the DSS&A at Seney, Mi., have...
    • E. G. St. Clair

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Northwestern Lumberman
      July 9, 1892

      Marquette, Mi., July 6 - E. G. St. Clair has 300,000 feet of logs in the Peshekeemac river which he will rail to this city for manufacture at once.

      DSS&A Ry.
      Stations - Marquette
    • Frost Shingle Company

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Railway Age & Northwestern Railroader
      v. XVII, 1892

      Frost Shingle Company

      January 15, 1892, p. 50

      This company has graded a line from Beechwood to Kenton, Mi., 7 1/8 miles, and the track will be laid this...
    • Contract for building

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Northwestern Lumberman
      July 16, 1892

      The contract for building an extension of the DSS&A Ry., from Iron River, Wi., 40 miles, to West Superior, has been let to Henry & Balch of Minneapolis, Mn., and work is proceeding with a force...
    • 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. ...
    • Republic

    • Railroads ; Mines and mineral resources ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      June 12, 1891

      Republic

      Christ Peterson with a force of men arrived here from Marquette on Tuesday evening to do the grading for the new spur to the Riverside mine. The work is now...
    • Superintendent Fitch of C&NW

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal, Marquette, Mi., Tuesday, May 5, 1885

      Ishpeming - The action of Superintendent Fitch of the C&NW [Chicago & Northwestern Railway Company] in so kindly furnishing a train to the sheriff to bring Benan to this...
    • Railroad building in Upper Michigan

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Northwestern Lumberman
      February 26, 1887

      Railroad building in upper Michigan has created a good deman [* demand] for labor in the (Saginaw) valley and has reduced the surplus. Two or three hundred men have been sent from the...
    • Railroad construction rolling in WI

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Northwestern Lumberman
      August 6, 1887
      p. 277

      There is a railroad construction rolling in WI on which wages are being loaded. The objective point is the "Soo", and the DSS&A and the MSSM&A, the two roads were neck and neck...

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