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    • Killed at St Ignace

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

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

      Killed at St. Ignace

      Monday morning Toussaint Sharkey was run over by the cars at St. Ignace and killed. "August", as he was called by railroad men, was a brakeman...
    • Killed by the cars

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      April 30, 1890
      Wednesday p.3 c.2

      KILLED BY THE CARS

      Edward English Run Over at Negaunee on the Lucy Mine Track.

      Fatal Accident at the Queen-Miss Neltnor's Reading- Other...
    • Killed : August Swenberg

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Negaunee Iron Herald
      Negaunee, L.S., Mi.
      January 5, 1888
      Thursday

      Killed

      August Swenberg, a deaf mute of Ishpeming, was run over and killed by passenger train No. 4, of the DSS&A on Monday night. Swenberg was...
    • Killed on the dock

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Daily Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      May 1, 1890
      Thursday p.8 c.2

      Killed on the Dock

      Joseph Rimeard, a carpenter, fell from the top of the extension of No. 1 ore dock shortly after 6 o'clock last evening and...
    • DSS&A Railroad employee listing

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

    • The DSS&A Ry.
      1887 Herbert Ryerse, Engineer, Marquette, Mi.
      A. Harrison, Engineman, "
      Samuel Richardson, Wiper, "
      Samuel Richardson, Fireman, "
      Charles Saunders, Engineman "
      John Healy, Fireman, "
      James Watson, Brakeman,...
    • Fearful wreck on DSS&A

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Alger County Republican
      Rock River, Alger County Mi.
      June 20, 1891 Saturday

      Fearful Wreck on The DSS&A at L'Anse

      A special from Marquette says: A frightful train wreck occurred Thursday on the L'Anse grade of the...
    • Fatal accident at Marengo

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

      The Fatal Accident at Marengo

      Mr. A. E. Miller returned last Monday evening from Ashland, Wi., where he had been the legal representative of the DSS&A at the inquest...
    • Plaques

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • These plaques, one for the bridge dedication and the other honoring those workers killed during construction are now located on the roadway foundations at the entrance to Michillimackinac State Historic Site.
    • Dr. Northrup severely hurt

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      August 6, 1892

      Dr. Northrup Severely Hurt

      The community was shocked yesterday when it became known that Dr. George J. Northrup, Chief surgeon of the DSS&A had received very grave...
    • 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...
    • Accident Report

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

    • Accident Report - September 2, l887.


      An accident occurred upon the Duluth South Shore and Atlantic
      Railway near Seney station on the 2nd day of September 1887 at
      800 o'clock A.M. caused by:
      Brakeman C.D. Formby falling off...
    • Copper Country

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi
      September 17, 1887 Saturday

      The Copper Country

      Baraga, Sept. 16 - the colored man who fell, Thursday, from the locomotive of the south-bound passenger train has been found. both his...
    • Ishpeming - William F. Mahan

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      September 24, 1887

      Ishpeming - William F. Mahan, the unfortunate young railroad man who was killed in the smash-up at Marquette Monday night, was well known to all patrons of the South Shore,...

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