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    • They need watching

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




    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      May 25, 1891

      They Need Watching
      Negaunee.-
      The run through the Jackson location is a trying one to the
      employes on the trains of both the C&NW and DSS&A roads...
    • East bound local was delayed

    • Railroad accidents ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company


    • Source: The Alger County Republican
      Rock River, Alger County, Mi.
      February 28, 1891 Saturday

      The east bound local was delayed at this place several hours
      Thursday. The delay was caused by a car running off the track.
    • 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...
    • Accident Report

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

    • Accident Report - September 2, l887.


      An accident occurred upon the Duluth South Shore and Atlantic
      Railway near Seney station on the 2nd day of September 1887 at
      800 o'clock A.M. caused by:
      Brakeman C.D. Formby falling off...
    • Contract let

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

    • Source: Negaunee Iron Herald
      Negaunee, (L. S..) Mi.
      May 3, 1888
      Thursday

      The Contract Let

      The contract for building the branch railroad from the main line of the DSS&A to the Palmer mines has been let to Innes Bros., who...
    • St. Ignace - at 11 o'clock

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

    • Source: Newberry News
      Newberry, Luce County, Mi.
      May 3, 1888
      Thursday

      St. Ignace - At 11 o'clock this morning an alarm of fire was sounded by one of the yard engines and in a few moments it begame [*became] generally known that...
    • Snow blockade

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

    • Source: The Sault Ste. Marie News
      Sault Ste. Marie, Mi.
      February 25, 1888
      Saturday

      Snow Blockade

      A snow blockade has prevailed for two days and will not be lifted until Monday. The Soo road suspended all...
    • Story is told

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

    • Source:The Alger County Republican
      Au Train, Alger County, Mi.
      June 23, 1888
      Saturday


      The story is told, with some show of truth, that the telegraph operators between here and St. Ignace are obliged to keep a thick smoke...
    • Interesting interview

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

    • Sources: The Mining Journal
      Marquette. Mi.
      November 27, 1886
      An Interesting Interview
      The following is taken from a lengthy interview, had with Mr. James McMillan by a reporter of the Detroit evening Journal. Upper Peninsula readers...
    • Edward Harris, commenced

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

    • The DSS&A Ry.
      1888

      Edward Harris, commenced firing on switch engine at Harquette February 15, 1888. Commenced firing on mail line, May 8, 1888.

      David Todd, was hired as fireman, 1888. Commenced working in shop, April 20, 1888,...
    • Accident occurred on DSS&A near Negaunee

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Accident Report - July 21, 1887.

      An accident occurred on the Duluth South Shore and Atlantic Railway near Negaunee station on the 21st day of July 1887 at 450 o'clock P. M. caused by:

      Way freight train east bound failing to stop (as...
    • Accident Report

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Accident Report - November 2, 1887.

      An accident occurred upon the Duluth South Shore and Atlantic Railway near South Ishpeming station on the 2nd day of November 1887, at 430 o'clock P.M. caused by
      Brakeman John O'Connell getting little...
    • Tower caisson

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • After repairs were make, the channel was opened up so the caisson could be floated off the beach and into Lake Huron for the trip to the bridge site. Note the fabricated steel parts stacked and ready to begin building the next caisson

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