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    • Expansion Joint

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • Looking north over the driving surface of the south approach the one of the many ""finger"" type expansion joints is visible. Also visible in the center right is one of the State of Michigan car ferries, with it's days of service at the straits...
    • On the through line

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal, Marquette, Mi., November 6, 1886

      On the Through Line

      Negaunee - When the DM&M [Detroit, Mackinac & Marquette Railroad Company] branch to the Sault is completed, which will be early next summer, and the MH&O...
    • Our prospects

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal, Marquette, Mi., November 13, 1886, Saturday

      Our Prospects

      By this time next year Marquette will have direct rail connections with Duluth and the great "new northwest" tributary to the thriving young...
    • Upper Peninsula railroad publicity

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal, Marquette Mi., November 13, 1886

      Our Boston and New York exchanges are discussing the late railroad deals in the Upper Peninsula with considerable interest. It is well. The resources of this region are thus...
    • Railroads in Republic

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal

      Marquette, Mi.

      November 13, 1886

      Republic, Nov. 12, - The prospects for Republic are looking brighter.We are to have two more railroads leading into this place in the near future.



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    • Railroad center

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

    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      November 20, 1886
      Marquette people seem highly elated over the prospects [of the] city being made a great railroad center. What it needs now [is] manufacturing enterprises, which will make it a...
    • Interesting interview

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

    • Sources: The Mining Journal
      Marquette. Mi.
      November 27, 1886
      An Interesting Interview
      The following is taken from a lengthy interview, had with Mr. James McMillan by a reporter of the Detroit evening Journal. Upper Peninsula readers...
    • Arrangements completed

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal

      Marquette, Mi.

      November 27, 1886

      Arrangements Completed

      Duluth, South Shore & Atlantic

      Detroit, Nov. 22, - James H. McMillan returned from New York to-day after organizing The Duluth,...
    • Railway schemes

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      November 27, 1886 This won't be news to readers of the Mining Journal, but it serves to show that the railway schemes projected for this peninsula are attracting considerable attention outside. It is...
    • Detroit view of it

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

    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      November 27, 1886
      A Detroit View of It
      Detroit has never taken more than a languid interest in matters relating to this part of the state, but her people begin to realize that the upper...
    • New aspect of railroad situation

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


    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      November 27, 1886 A new aspect has been put on the railroad situation in this peninsula by the announced plans of the syndicate which has purchased the DM&M and the MH&O roads, and proposes at...
    • Railway extension

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      December 4, 1886

      The Marshall Statesman, Marshall, Mi., claims that the syndicate that recently purchased the M&O [M&HO] is the same that also purchased the DM&M and other connecting lines in...

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