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    • Claim no. 27

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

      1889

      Claim No. 27.
      Mrs. Mary Metwoogwam, Indian, for timber cut by Ry. Co., in 80 acre allotment S1/2 SE1/4 Sec. 18, T46, R2W in Bad River Reservation, Wis. Filed by R. S. Gardner, Indian Agent, with G. T. Jarvis, April...
    • Engine on parade

    • Transportation, Railroads, Copper Country
    • Reconditioned steam tank engine no. 5649 built by H. K. Porter of Pittsburgh, PA for a Calumet and Hecla smelter in the Copper Country. Unit later became no. 3 of the DSS&A Railroad. Engine was loaded on truck and shown off in a local parade after...
    • Engine on display

    • Transportation, Railroads, Copper Country
    • Engine no. 5649 built by H. K. Porter of Pittsburgh, PA., for the Calumet & Hecla smelter. This tank engine was on display, on a flatcar, at the Arcadian Copper Mine after it was reconditioned. Some work still needed to be performed. Owned by...
    • Tower going up

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • The towers were fitted together horizontally at Ambridge, PA., taken apart and shipped by rail to St. Ignace. The pieces were then placed on a barge and towed to the site and the creeper set them in place. This was like putting together a puzzle.
    • New appointments

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      June 7, 1888
      Thursday

      New Appointments

      "Mile" Meehan, one of the oldest and best engineer on the DSS&A as well as one of the most popular men on the road, has just received...
    • Michigamme - at the South Shore

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      August 18, 1888
      Saturday

      Michigamme - At the South Shore and C&NW diamond crossing the interlocking and signal apparatus is being put in place. The work is very exacting and is under the...
    • Claim no. 4 and 141

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

      1888

      Claim No. 4
      By Daniel Shea, Houghton, Mi., for wages due.

      Claim No. 136
      John E. Williams, Marquette, Mi., for $150.00 stumpage on 2100 ties cut by W. A. Rowen in winter of 1888-1889 an E 1/2 of SW 1/4,...
    • Williams Album 0 : p. 83

    • Weddings
    • Newspaper clippings and news photos on various topics (1940). Page is hand numbered ""83"". -- Newsphoto of what was meant to be a wedding procession turns into funeral procession for Albert Horvath of Pittsburgh, Pa. -- Feb. 25, 1940 - Copper...

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