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    • Steamship Pewabic

    • Soo Locks (Mich.) ; Boats and boating
    • Photograph showing the steamer ""Pewabic"", which was built in Cleveland in 1863. In 1865, it was lost in a collision with the steamship Meteor off Thunder Bay Light, Lake Huron, with 40 lives lost. ""Pewabic"" was carrying a large cargo of copper,...
    • John Hodgson fireman

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • DSS&A Ry.
      From March 9, 1887
      John Hodgson, Fireman. Commenced as engineman July 30.
      E. Knight, Fireman. Commenced running on ballast train on main
      line, May 24. On July 7, was reported by
      Supt. of Construction, Vincent and...
    • Pritz man who lost his arms

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      September 24, 1887
      Saturday
      Pritz, the man who lost his arms Thursday right at Genessee street crossing of the DSS&A is improving slowly and will probably recover. He states that he had not...
    • Terrible ride

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

      A Terrible Ride

      At 7:30 Thursday evening that thrilling locomotive shriek was heard which instantly told people in Marquette that there...
    • Shingleton - we have lost our

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Alger County Republican
      Au Train, Alger County, Mi.
      August 11, 1888
      Saturday

      Shingleton - We have lost our general section foreman, Joseph Musgrave. We wish you all kinds of success, Joe, in your new...
    • Lady Elgin

    • Soo Locks (Mich.) ; Boats and boating
    • Image showing the luxury passenger sidewheeler ""Lady Elgin"", which was rammed by the schooner ""Augusta"" on the night of September 7, 1860 while bound from Chicago to Milwaukee. Over 300 passengers lost their lives in the accident.
    • Carl D. Bradley

    • Soo Locks (Mich.) ; Boats and boating
    • Photograph showing the self-unloader ""Carl D. Bradley"" in the St. Marys River. She was the largest ship on the lakes when built in 1927 and sank in Lake Michigan, November, 1958, with 33 of 35 crewmen lost. The ""Bradley"" had the honor of being...
    • The Noronic

    • Soo Locks (Mich.) ; Boats and boating
    • Photograph showing the Canada Steamship Lines passenger ship ""Noronic"", possibly in the Detroit River. The ""Noronic"" was launched in 1913. It burned in the early morning hours at a pier in Toronto, September 17, 1949. Approximately 120...
    • Ferry Boats

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • State of Michigan car ferry ""City of Petoskey"" crossing the Straits of Mackinac. All the ferries at the Straits of Mackinac lost their jobs with the opening of the bridge.
    • Ferry Boats

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • State of Michigan car ferry ""City of Petoskey"" crossing the Straits of Mackinac. All the ferries at the Straits of Mackinac lost their jobs with the opening of the bridge.
    • Ferry Boats

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • State of Michigan car ferry ""Straits of Mackinac"" crossing the Straits of Mackinac. All the ferries at the Straits of Mackinac lost their jobs with the opening of the bridge.
    • Goes to the Lake Erie System

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      December 31, 1892 Saturday

      Goes to the Lake Erie System

      Mr. C. E. Lytle, who has filled the position of the Chief Dispatcher and Trainmaster of the DSS&A since a short time after the...
    • Quite a number of freight trains

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The L'Anse Sentinel
      L'Anse, Mi.
      January 16, 1892 Saturday

      Baraga - Quite a number of freight trains passed through here Wednesday. They are trying to make up the time lost by the blockade of L'Anse.

    • In new hands

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Lake Superior Democrat
      Ishpeming, Mi.
      February 14, 1891
      Saturday

      In New Hands

      The EIM&W Road is now in the C&NW's Possession

      A New Traffic Arrangement

      The gentlemen who made so exhaustive a study of...
    • Fatal accident

    • Railroads ; Falls (Accidents) ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company




    • Source: Iron Ore
      Ishpeming, Mi.
      June 6, 1891 Saturday


      Fatal Accident

      A sight that caused brave men to shudder was witnessed at
      the South Shore depot last Wednesday morning. The victim in
      this case was...
    • Got his foot crushed

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

    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      Septembr 24, 1887
      Saturday

      Got His Foot Crushed

      James Scanlon, aged about 15, met with an accident Saturday
      evening by which his foot was badly crushed. At 5:32 a...

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