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    • 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...
    • Commencing the transfer

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

    • Soure: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      December 11, 1886 Saturday

      Commencing the Transfer

      John Hornby, general manager of the MH&O and Andrew Watson, of the DM&M, on Monday morning met with James McMillan at Detroit and...
    • Suspender cables

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • The devices in this photo are suspender cable bands which, when secured to the main suspension cable, will hold the upper end of the suspender cables. This suspender cables will loop over the band and sit in a groove. It acts as an equalizer for...
    • 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...
    • Aerial view

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • A mobile crane is atop the framework at the center of the south anchor pier. As more structural steel is added it is then encased in concrete. When complete this will be a massive block of concrete and steel that will hold the cable ends for the...
    • Tower caisson corral

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • Two of the four corrals designed to hold the tower caisson in place during descent. The legs are made of 20 inch steel pipe with spuds inside them. The spuds were driven to bedrock in order to contain the caisson and guide it. These devices were...
    • Fatal Wreck

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The L'Anse Sentinel
      L'Anse, L. S., Mi.
      January 2, 1892 Saturday

      A Fatal Wreck

      About eight o'clock Saturday morning a fatal wreck occurred between Humboldt and Champion caused by a head end collision of east bound...
    • C E Lytle, superintendent

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

      C. E. Lytle, Superintendent Telegraph, Marquette, MI,
      February 12, 1891.

      I have been requested by our Vice President, Mr. Finney to instruct you to hold until further notice, 25% of the telegraph receipts of the...
    • Directors Elected

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal
      Marquette, Michigan
      July 22, 1887
      Friday
      Directors Elected
      The annual meeting of the stockholders of the M&W RR., the stockholders
      of the MH&O RR., and the stockholders of the DSS&A were...
    • Tough

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Iron Ore
      Ishpeming, Mi.
      June 2, 1888
      Saturday

      Tough

      Travelers on the DSS&A who know the kind genial face of Conductor Harry Johnson, will be sorry to learn that he has resigned his position. The resignation to take...
    • Telegraph operators on the DSS&A

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Newberry News
      Luce County, Mi
      June 28, 1888
      Thursday

      Telegraph operators on The DSS&A between St. Ignace and Marquette, run largely through the forest, protect themselves at night with smudges in order to hold the swarms of...
    • New passenger engines

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      August 25, 1888
      Saturday

      The New Passenger Engines

      One, No. 102, of the two new Baldwin passenger engines which were received by the DSS&A a few days ago has been set up and...

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