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    • Constant use of the single telegraph

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Alger County Republican
      Au Train, Alger County, Mi.
      June 23, 1888
      Saturday

      The constant use of the single telegraph wire running along the DSS&A for train dispatching has caused serious delay and annoyance to local...
    • 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]

      file: ...
    • Accident Report

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Accident Report - October 29, 1887.

      An accident ocurred [* occurred] upon the Duluth South Shore and Atlantic Railway near Ridge Siding, 6 miles east of Au Train station on the 29th day of October 1887, at 5 o'clock P.M. caused by Engineman...
    • Telegraph Train Order

    • Transportation, Railroads, Copper Country
    • Red Jacket Lodge No. 367 B.of R. T. telegraph train order no. 19. A request to run to Light Guard Armory where there will be held a Grand Ball, given by the Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen.
    • C E Lytle, superintendent

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

      C. E. Lytle, Superintendent Telegraph, Marquette, MI,
      February 12, 1891.

      I have been requested by our Vice President, Mr. Finney to instruct you to hold until further notice, 25% of the telegraph receipts of the...
    • 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...
    • Telegram

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • THE GREAT NORTH WESTERN TELEGRAPH COMPANY OF CANADA

      TELEGRAM

      W. C. Vanhorne

      From Detroit, Mi.

      Shall we arrange to purchase cars for through freight business from Duluth our people think we ought to buy fifteen thousands...
    • Train Order backside

    • Transportation, Railroads, Copper Country
    • Red Jacket Lodge No. 367 B.of R. T. telegraph train order no. 19. The backside has the Committee names and individuals serving on the committees
    • Report reached this city

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Lake Superior Democrat
      Ishpeming, Mi.
      February 14, 1891
      Saturday

      A report reached this city early in the week, that General Manager Fitch resigned his position with the DSS&A. The report came by telegraph from...
    • Thomas McCutcheon has severed his

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Alger County Republican
      Au Train, Alger County, Mi.
      March 24, 1888
      Saturday

      Thomas McCutcheon has severed his connection with the Western Union telegraph office at this place to accept a position...
    • Yesterday a reporter

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

      Yesterday a reporter was shown the plans for the new South shore depot at St. Ignace in Superintendent Jarvis's office. The depot will be built on a dock by the...
    • Notice

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

      Notice

      Hereafter the telegraph operators will be kept informed as to the arrival and departure of train [*trains] from this place, and all parties desiring...
    • Story is told

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

    • Source:The Alger County Republican
      Au Train, Alger County, Mi.
      June 23, 1888
      Saturday


      The story is told, with some show of truth, that the telegraph operators between here and St. Ignace are obliged to keep a thick smoke...
    • Lester Brown has resigned

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Newberry Independent
      Newberry, Luce county, MI
      Thursday, Jan. 9, 1890

      Lester Brown has resigned his position as telegraph operator at this place for the DSS&A. Mr. Brown has been offered a similar position in Chicago and...
    • Accident to Alfred Thurlby

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      April 24, 1890
      Thursday p.8 c. 1

      Accident to Alfred Thurlby

      Alfred Thurlby, line repairer for the South Shore's telegraph was quite seriously hurt yesterday by the...
    • Joint commodity tariff on lumber

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • ISSUED MARQUETTE, MICH., SEPT. 3.
      AGENTS WILL POST TWO COPIES OF THIS TARIFF FOR PUBLIC INSPECTION.

      M.& N., G.F.D. No. 189 B
      Superseding No. 189A

      C.M.& St.P., G.F.D. No. 4979
      Superseding G.F.D. No. 4092
      Authority No....

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