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    • 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...
    • Dead River lumber cut

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      March 1, 1890
      Saturday

      Dead River Lumber Cut

      J. C. Brown, who has been operating on the upper Dead River for Hawley & McGraw, was in the city last Wednesday and reported a very...
    • DSS&A railway depot

    • Railroad stations ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company


    • D.S.S. & A. RAILWAY DEPOT


      WEEKLY MINING JOURNAL
      May 11, 1901 P. 1 C.1

      NEW DEPOT ASSURED, SOUTH SHORE ROAD WILL ERECT IT ON FRONT STREET
      PLANS WILL BE HERE SHORTLY, CONSIDERABLE GRADING ON THE SITE COMPLETED
      THIS...
    • Misplaced Switch

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      September 3, 1887
      Saturday

      A misplaced switch yesterday noon caused a heavy coal train
      caming up the cut leading from the merchandise dock to run into a lot of...
    • Rock cut

    • Iron Range & Huron Bay Railroad, Railroads--Design and construction
    • View of work on the bottom of the rock cut during construction of the Iron Range & Huron Bay Railroad. Arvon Township, Baraga County, Michigan. This nearly $2 million railroad was to run from Skanee to Champion MI. Engineering flaws and a steep...
    • Rock cut

    • Iron Range & Huron Bay Railroad, Railroads--Design and construction
    • View showing early work on the rock cut during construction of the Iron Range & Huron Bay Railroad. Arvon Township, Baraga County, Michigan. This nearly $2 million railroad was to run from Skanee to Champion MI. Engineering flaws and a steep...
    • Ishpeming George Mcdonald

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      February 16, 1887

      Ishpeming - George McDonald will put in 2,000,000 feet of logs for his mill at Redruth, six miles west of Michigamme, in Baraga County. There is at present three and 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...
    • 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...
    • Section gangs on this division

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Alger County Republican
      Au Train, Alger County, Mi.
      November 17, 1888
      Saturday

      The section gangs on this division of the DSS&A have been cut down to two men and the wages cut down to $1.25 per day.
    • Railroad gang

    • Railroads -- Employees
    • Extremely early and unidentified photograph may record a crew from the railroad gang which cut, graded and laid the tracks from Powers to the new iron mines during 1877. The somber men appear well-equipped with shovels, sledge hammers and pick-like...
    • Suspender ropes

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • Once the main cables were completed, the catwalk was secured to the suspension cables and the cables used to hold up the catwalk were removed and cut to the proper length for the suspender ropes then rolled onto spools and labeled for their...
    • Suspender Ropes

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • Once cable spinning was complete, the cat walk was ""tied off"" to the suspension cables and the cables that once held the walkway were cut to prescribed length to make suspender cables.

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