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    • Got his foot crushed

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

    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      Septembr 24, 1887
      Saturday

      Got His Foot Crushed

      James Scanlon, aged about 15, met with an accident Saturday
      evening by which his foot was badly crushed. At 5:32 a...
    • Quarry

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • Power shovel loads a haul truck at the quarry on Drummond Island, MI, fifty miles to the northeast of the bridge site. Dolomite limestone was crushed to the required size and laced into self-unloading lake freighters which delivered the stone and...
    • Ishpeming

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      December 31, 1892 Saturday

      Fall Under the Wheels

      Ishpeming - As the local freight which leaves Marquette eastbound every morning, No. 24 was entering St. Ignace Tuesday night at ten...
    • Under wheels

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal, Marquette, MI
      Saturday, January 9, 1891

      Under the wheels

      Ishpeming - Carl Carlson, employed at the Cleveland mine meet with an accident last evening at the Third Street crossing. He was walking...
    • Fatally injured

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Lake Superior Democrat
      Ishpeming, Mi.
      January 10, 1891 Saturday

      Fatally Injured

      While walking along the track of the DSS&A last Thursday evening, Carl Strand, an employe of the Cleveland Mining Co., was overtaken by a...
    • Terrible ride

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

      A Terrible Ride

      At 7:30 Thursday evening that thrilling locomotive shriek was heard which instantly told people in Marquette that there...
    • Almost fatal accident

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Sault Ste. Marie News
      Sault Ste. Marie, Mi.
      January 19, 1888


      Almost a Fatal Accident

      An event that was very startling and wnich those who witnessed it, expected to see terminate fatally, occurred at the depot...
    • While coupling cars in South Shore

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Newberry Independent,
      Luce County, Newberry, Mi.
      Thursday, June 6, 1889

      While coupling cars in the South Shore yard Monday night Steve Devine had his hand caught between them and carries a crushed finger about him in...
    • Claim no. 94

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

      1889

      Claim No. 94
      By George Smith, Marquette, Mi., for personal injuries (loss of left leg) July 20, 1889. Settled for $300.00, October 2, 1889.

      Claim No. 117
      By John Hogan, for personal injuries; right hand...

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