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    • South Shore notes

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


    • Source: The Mining Journal, Co., Marquette, MI
      March 17, 1888

      South Shore Notes less expense. The survey is avery
      A representative of the Mining Journal called at the
      office of Brown, Howard and Co. this...
    • South shore road

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal, Marquette, Mi., December 11, 1886

      The South Shore Road

      The Duluth News gives this interesting history of the project to connect Duluth with Sault Ste. Marie by a railroad running along the south shore of...
    • James McMillan when asked

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Iron Ore
      Ishpeming, Mi.
      August 18, 1888
      Saturday

      James McMillan when asked about his connection with upper peninsula land grants said: The H&O has been granted lands on condition that it complete the road from L'Anse to...
    • South Shore Road

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

    • source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      Thursday, Dec. 9, 1886

      The South Shore Road.

      The Duluth News gives this interesting history of the project to connect Duluth with Sault Ste. Marie by a railroad running along the...
    • 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...
    • Duluth & Winnipeg land grant

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Northwestern Lumberman, March 14, 1885

      The Duluth & Winnipeg land grant has been transferred to Brainerd & Northwestern RR. Co., by an act of the MN [Minnesota] legislature. The righteouness of the transfer was based on the fact that...
    • Mackinaw & Marquette Railorad

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

    • Mackinaw & Marquette
      Railroad

      December 31, 1886

      Land account (Land Grant) $ 4,550,000.00
      Jas. McMillan et el, trustees 4,750,000.00
      DSS&A Ry. Co. stock for land grant dividend 1,592,500.00
      Common stock DSS&A Ry. Co....
    • Probate Court for the County of Wisconsin

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Probate Court for the County of Ontonagon, Michigan DSS&A Ry., vs Horace W. Stewart, Robert W. Trotter and Beacon Mineral Land Co.

      Condemnation and proceedings to condemn rOW 30 feet wide for spur track at Ewen, Mi., to Clar, Forman & co.'s...
    • Claim no. 234

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

      Claim No. 234 - (See Claim No. 258) By J. T. Everett, St. Ignace, Mi., for rent of NE 1/4 of NW 1/4 of Section 9 T41 R4W, Allenville, Mi., account section house stands partly on railroad...
    • 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...
    • From James W. Lydon

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • From James W. Lydon

      On September 3,1879, a group of Detroit businessmen headed by James McMillan[,] J. S. Newberry, Francis Palms, George Hendrie, F. E. Driggs, Hugh McMillan of Detroit and George I. Seney of New York[,] incorporated the...
    • RR at last

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

      "A RR at Last"

      The railroad has reached the "Soo" and that historic town
      will ere long be in full communication by rail with the out-
      side world....
    • Marquette, S S Marie, St Ignace

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Newberry News
      Newberry, Luce County, Mi.
      May 24, 1888
      Thursday

      Marquette, S.S. Marie and St. Ignace all have their gold, silver, iron or some other kinds of mines, and not to be behind the times, Newberry had to have one,...
    • Claim no. 27

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

      1889

      Claim No. 27.
      Mrs. Mary Metwoogwam, Indian, for timber cut by Ry. Co., in 80 acre allotment S1/2 SE1/4 Sec. 18, T46, R2W in Bad River Reservation, Wis. Filed by R. S. Gardner, Indian Agent, with G. T. Jarvis, April...
    • From Mr. Strong, manager of wood

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Newberry Independent, Newberry, Luce County, MI
      Thursday, August 1, 1889

      From Mr. Strong, manager of the wood department of the Peninsular Land Co., we learn that he is about to build a spur to the narrow gauge railway,...
    • Claim no. 220, 222, 190

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

      1890

      Claim No. 220
      By Robert McBourney, residence unknown, ejected from train no. 3, July 12, 1890, at Dollarville by Cond. Meehan. No ticket. Wrote D. M. Philbin, Supt., August 28, 1890.

      Claim No. 222
      By Wm....
    • East Vulcan Mine

    • Mines and mineral resources
    • Photograph, looking northeast, shows the East Vulcan Mine. A shaft house appears above the tramways and stockpiles in the upper left. Notice how the land has been clear-cut with few trees remaining on the horizon. ""East Vulcan Mine (looking NE);...

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