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    • 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...
    • Anchor Pier

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • Installing the air lift which was used to get overlay out of the caissons along with water jetting to loosen material and the crane with a clam bucket to lift material to the surface.
    • Tower caisson

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • Cranes using clam buckets remove overburden from within the tower caisson. As material was removed, resistance was lowered at the cutting edge of the caisson which allowed it to cut its way to bedrock. It worked like a cookie cutter.
    • Tower caisson

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • Photo shows the cutting edge of the tower caisson No. 19 during fabrication at Alpena, MI. Designed to work like a cookie cutter this caisson is filled with aggregate in the double wall area which acts as weight to drive it through the...
    • 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,...
    • 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...
    • Minneapolis Journal

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Delta
      Escanaba, Mi.
      February 11, 1887
      Friday

      Minneapolis Journal, Feb. 7 - General W. D. Washburn re- turned from the east this morning where he has been for some time in the interests of the ""Soo"" bridge. In...
    • Soo bridge

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

    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      April 30, 1887
      Saturday

      The "Soo" Bridge
      The "Soo" bridge is being built by four railroads in conjunction with the GT, CPR, DSS&A and the MSSM&A. The contracts...
    • Houghton, July 4 - Mr. Schulte

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      July 3, 1888
      Tuesday

      The First of August

      Over 500 men are rushing the work of ballasting the new track of the DSS&A from Nestoria west to Iron River, the junction with the NP....
    • New aspect of railroad situation

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


    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      November 27, 1886 A new aspect has been put on the railroad situation in this peninsula by the announced plans of the syndicate which has purchased the DM&M and the MH&O roads, and proposes at...
    • Williams Album 0 : p. 16

    • Williams, Sarah (Richards)
    • Newspaper clippings (Mar. 4 to Mar. 7, 1940), hand written verse, and type written hyms regarding the death of Sarah (Richards) Williams, mother of Wesley Williams. Page is hand numbered ""16"". -- Mar. 4, 1940. Obiturary material for Mrs. Arthur...

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