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    • E. L. Fraser

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: NORTHWESTERN LUMBERMAN
      Jan 2, 1892

      E. L. Fraser has his new mill in the city (Marquette) about ready for business and hopes to begin running on January 15. He does not start his mill without orders for bill stuff to cut,...
    • E. G. St. Clair

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Northwestern Lumberman
      July 9, 1892

      Marquette, Mi., July 6 - E. G. St. Clair has 300,000 feet of logs in the Peshekeemac river which he will rail to this city for manufacture at once.

      DSS&A Ry.
      Stations - Marquette
    • Contract for building

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Northwestern Lumberman
      July 16, 1892

      The contract for building an extension of the DSS&A Ry., from Iron River, Wi., 40 miles, to West Superior, has been let to Henry & Balch of Minneapolis, Mn., and work is proceeding with a force...
    • Log train going down the L'Anse hill

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: NORTHWESTERN LUMBERMAN
      January 23, 1892
      p. 6-164

      A log tain going down the L'Anse hill on the DSS&A ran away January 12 and collied with a freight train, both trains and a bridge being demolished. The men escaped by jumping. ...
    • 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...
    • Railroad building in Upper Michigan

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Northwestern Lumberman
      February 26, 1887

      Railroad building in upper Michigan has created a good deman [* demand] for labor in the (Saginaw) valley and has reduced the surplus. Two or three hundred men have been sent from the...
    • Railroad construction rolling in WI

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Northwestern Lumberman
      August 6, 1887
      p. 277

      There is a railroad construction rolling in WI on which wages are being loaded. The objective point is the "Soo", and the DSS&A and the MSSM&A, the two roads were neck and neck...
    • Enterprising lumberman, George Randolph

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Newberry Independent, Newberry, Luce County, MI
      Thursday, May 9, 1889

      The enterprising lumberman, George Randolph was at Marquette last week to secure trains to transport his board timber from Sage to St. Ignace. He says...
    • DSS&A  hauling logs --1890

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • DSS & A RY HAULING LOGS-- 1890

      Upper Peninsula News...William Walton & Company have put in a camp and are cutting near Anthony on the Duluth, South Shore & Atlantic Railway. They have about 6.000,000 feet there which will a11 come out by...
    • Difficult case

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal, Marquette, MI
      January 2, 1891 Saturday

      A Difficult Case

      At Newberry, on Sunday last, a lumberman fell off the railway bridge, dislocating his right shoulder and fracturing the acromion process of...
    • Railroad race

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Newberry News

      Newberry, Mi.

      November 25, 1886 Thursday

      A Railroad Race There is likely to be lively work on the MSSM&A and the new DSS&A to see which line will reach the "Soo" first. The Duluth road is backed by a...
    • Personal mention

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Daily Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi
      Wednesday, June 15, 1887

      PERSONAL MENTION.
      Frank Thomson returned yesterday from a week's visit in Chicago.
      Julien M. Case returned yesterday from Lansing and Milwaukee.
      E.W. Allen,...

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