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    • Train load of logs

    • Logging railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company



    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal, Marquette, Mi.
      Tuesday, March 3, 1891

      A train load of logs passes through Ishpeming every day
      for Eagle Mills and Marguette. The timber comes from
      Ewen and Anthony.
    • New dock work

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

    • Source. The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      February 18, 1888
      Saturday

      New Dock Work

      Work on No. 3 ore dock is progressing rapidly, and the contractors have reason to feel proud of their splendid...
    • Commenced on Their Contract

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

    • Source: Ïhe Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      April 25, 1887

      Commenced on Their Contract
      Moore & Vayth, of Lake Linden, who have a 35 mile contract
      for bridging and timber work on the DSS&A, have begun work on
      their...
    • 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...
    • Lumbering standpoint

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

    • source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      December 4, 1886

      Considering the project from a lumbering standpoint, the Northwestern Lumberman has this as to one of the probably results of the construction of The DSS&A:

      The...
    • Claim no. 15

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • DSS&A Ry.
      1890

      Claim No. 15
      by C. W. Lyman, Room 65, New Insurance Bldg., Milwaukee, Wi. for timber cut on ROW through Section 1 and 2 R46W and Section 8 R46 and 47, Bayfield, Wi. Voucher for $1,800 sent to R. Tombs, Auditor, Dec. 25,...
    • Claim no. 16

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

      1889

      Claim No. 16
      Montreal Riber Lbr. Co., for $1,518.48 for 379,670 feet of timber cut by Brown, Howard & Co., on ROW in Sections 33, 27, 34 and 25, R47-1E and Sections 1 and 2, R46-1E. Papers from W. F. Fitch, March 5,...
    • 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...
    • Claim no. 34

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

      1889

      Claim No. 34
      By Sophie and Mary Todd, St. Ignace, Mi., for $200.00 damage to lot at St. Ignace crossed by branch of DSS&A Ry., to Mackinac Lbr. Co.'s mill.
      Settled for $150.00, May 31, 1889

      Claim No....
    • Claim no.38

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

      1889

      Patrick Day, contractor in construction Ashland County, Wi., June 1, 1889.

      Claim No. 38
      By Peters & Morrison, Menominee, Mi., for $200.00, 40M feet white pine cut off SW1/4 SW1/4 Sec. 8 T47 R38 and used in...
    • Claim no. 144, 141 1/2, 147

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

      1890

      Claim No. 144
      By Dr. Geo. J. Northrup, Marquette, Mi., for timber cut on ROW across SE 1/4 of NE 1/4 Section 18 T48 R32W, Baraga County, Mi. Claim presented April 4, 1890

      Claim No. 141 1/2
      John Norner Tie...
    • Claim no. 220, 222, 190

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

      1890

      Claim No. 220
      By Robert McBourney, residence unknown, ejected from train no. 3, July 12, 1890, at Dollarville by Cond. Meehan. No ticket. Wrote D. M. Philbin, Supt., August 28, 1890.

      Claim No. 222
      By Wm....
    • Claim no. 222

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

      1890

      Claim No. 222
      By William A. Harvey, Trout Creek, Mi., for timber burned by fire set by section foreman Phillips at Bridge 309. Received letter from Harvey to W. F. Fitch, also other papers. (A E Miller)
    • Chapin Mine

    • Mines and mineral resources
    • Photograph of the Hamilton Mine shaft under construction in 1883 when the shaft house and tramway were being erected. This photograph documents early mining construction techniques before steel replaced timber.

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