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    • Cable anchor framework

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • These steel frames are the structural members to each of the two cable anchor piers. Each of the three frames is 106 tons with dimensions of 135' h, 35' w, and 75' w. When assembled they rested in 90 feet of water. These units were placed on...
    • DSS&A Railroad 1889

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

      1889

      Peter Denn, Pattern maker, Marquette, Mi.
      R. S. Lerch, Conductor
      Patrick Day, Contractor in Ashland county
      J. Wallace, Paymaster, Marquette, Mi.
      J. H. O'Meara, Ticket Agent, Marquette, Mi.
      George...
    • DSS&A administration listing

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • The DSS&A Ry.
      1887

      James McMillan, President, Marquette, Mi.
      A. Watson, General Superintendent, Marquette, Mi.
      E.W. Allen, Asssistant Treasurer and Auditor, Marquette, Mi.
      William Orr, General Freight Agent, Marquette,...
    • Superior South Shore

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: W. F. Fitch Scrap Book - p. 21

      Superior-South Shore
      The Story of the Road
      What Has Been Accomplished
      by the Building and What Will
      Result from Its Competition

      The South Shore road is completed today and its...
    • New Railroad Scheme

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Rock River, Marquette, Mi.
      May 30, 1891 Saturday

      A New Railroad Scheme

      A toledo special to the Detroit Tribune gives the following particulars concerning a new railroad deal which is intended to give...
    • South Shore and Gladstone

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

      The South Shore and Gladstone

      It was stated in the Iron Port of Saturday that H. F. Balch, the well known contractor, had been in Gladstone to go over the line...
    • Iron Range & Huron Bay

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      September 26, 1891

      The Iron Range & Huron Bay

      Mr. Sanford Keeler, superintendent of the Flint & Pere Marquette RR., has accepted the position of superintendent of construction of the...
    • National triennial conclave

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      September 21, 1889

      National Triennial Conclave

      Lake Superior Commandery No. 30, Knights Templar, has practically completed its arrangements for the trip to Washington next Monday. The...
    • Work commenced

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      September 21, 1889 Saturday

      Work Commenced

      The most of the materials for the construction of the saw mill at Dead River is on the ground and Wednesday the workmen commenced to prepare...
    • New man in charge

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      September 14, 1889

      The New Man in Charge

      Negaunee.- The change in station agents at the DSS&A depot in this city was effected Thursday. Mr. George W. Kilmer, the retiring officer being...
    • 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...
    • Changes in agents

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      November 26, 1887
      Saturday

      Changes in Agents
      Negaunee - Mr. C. H. Schaffer succeeds C. Houle as agent of
      The DSS&A at this station. Mr. Schaffer has for some time...
    • American Mining Co. (2)

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      May 7, 1887
      Saturday
      The American Mining Co., operating the American (formerly Sterling)
      mine At Clarksburgh, has a small force of men at work unwatering
      the mine, which will be pumped dry...
    • Traveling men's association organized

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      July 13, 1889

      Traveling Men's Association Organized

      Among other pleasing results of the opening of the DSS&A as a through line is one not hertofore mentioned publicly; viz: the fact...
    • An excellent choice

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      January 5, 1889

      An Excellent Choice

      The following notice of appointment was general manager Fitch's first circular of the New Year:

      The D, S S & A R'y. Co.
      Office of the...
    • Hiawatha division

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      January 19, 1889

      Hiawatha Division

      Hiawatha Division, No. 240, Order of Railway Conductors, was instituted in this city last Sunday by H. Hurty, of Cedar Rapids, Ia., deputy grand chief...
    • Chas. Rossiter, foreman

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      January 19, 1889

      Chas. Rossiter, foreman of the maching shop will take Mr. Thurner's place as general foreman, filling both positions for the present.

      Mr. W. H. Boeh, superintendent of...
    • W. H. Kelly, head baggage master

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      January 12, 1889

      W. H. Kelly, head baggage master at the Marquette depot, resigned several days ago to to into business for himself here and was relieved yesterday by Bob Morrow, one of the...
    • Michigamme - at the South Shore

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

      Michigamme - At the South Shore and C&NW diamond crossing the interlocking and signal apparatus is being put in place. The work is very exacting and is under the...
    • 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...

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