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    • Along the line

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      January 3, 1891 Saturday

      Along The Line

      On the Duluth division this winter there is great activity as far as logging operations are concerned the Nester estate is getting out over...
    • 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.
    • 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. 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. 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)
    • 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. 49

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

      1888

      Claim No. 49
      By Lake Superior Ship Canal Ry., & Iron Co., for $930.75 for timber destroyed and used in construction of Wakefield and Bessemer lines. J. M. Longyear wrote F. W. Fitch, July 10, 1889, making...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • Contract signed

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      Saturday, December 17, 1887

      The Contract Signed

      For some time the constractors [* contractors]have been figuring on plans prepared by Mr. J.A. Latcha, chief engineer of the DSS&A for the...
    • Contractors for new ore

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Delta
      Gladstone, Mi.
      January 28, 1888
      Saturday

      The contractors for the new ore dock received their pile driver and other machinery and have commenced the preliminary work. It is not expected to commence driving piles...
    • Cut in the pine woods

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      April 26, 1890

      Cut in the Pine Woods

      Ishpeming - The cut of pine logs this winter at the various camps of the Michigan Lumber Co., will exceed that of last winter by several million...
    • Deed DSS&A Ry. to MH&O RR

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Register of Deeds Office
      Houghton County
      Houghton, Mi.

      L 29 p540

      Deed DSS&A Ry. to MH&O RR.

      Indenture made July 17, 1890, whereas, the MH&O has sold all property of every description, both real and personal...
    • Deed to MH&O RR. to Samuel

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Register of Deeds Office
      Houghton County,
      Houghton, Mi.

      L 29 p 542

      Deed MH&O RR.
      to
      Samuel Thomas and John W. Sterling

      Indenture made July 17, 1890, witnesseth that the MH&0 RR., in consideration of the...

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