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    • Survey tower

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • This is survey tower No. 1 of the seven throughout the Straights of Mackinac area. Some were in the lake as is this one while others were on land (mainland & island). Sign noting ""NO MOORING OF ANY CRAFT AT THIS TOWER. Was to protect the...
    • 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...
    • William B. Silvey and Edward C.

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

      June 30, 1891

      Williams B. Silvey and Edward C. Jones vs DSS&A Ry. Co., condemning right of way along West 19th street, opposite Block 26, Superior, Wi.

      June 18 - Received copy of petition and order and notice of...
    • 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,...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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....
    • 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...
    • Baraga

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The L'Anse Sentinel
      L'Anse, Lake Superior, Mi.
      October 15, 1892 Saturday

      Baraga - At last the land needed by the railroad for a depot site has been secured from Captain Bendry, and there is now no obstacle to the building of...
    • Iron Ore says:  several merchants

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Gladstone Delta
      Gladstone, Mi.
      January 21, 1888
      Saturday

      Iron Ore says: Several of our merchants are complaining to headquarters about the passenger service on the DSS&A. Prominent land companies,...
    • Negaunee - sometime ago

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      June 12, 1891 Friday

      Negaunee - Sometime ago a tunnel was constructed by the DSS&A to drain the waters south of Lincoln street into the creek, but it was found inadequate for the work...
    • L 29 p 237 quit claim deed from

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Register of Deeds Office
      Houghton County
      Houghton, Mi.

      L 29 p 237

      Quit Claim Deed from the Michigan Land & Iron Co, Ltd. to the
      DSS&A Ry.

      Indenture made December 2, 1889, consideration $1, for Block2, Lots 1...
    • 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...
    • 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,...

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