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    • Rock cut

    • Iron Range & Huron Bay Railroad, Railroads--Design and construction
    • View of work on the bottom of the rock cut during construction of the Iron Range & Huron Bay Railroad. Arvon Township, Baraga County, Michigan. This nearly $2 million railroad was to run from Skanee to Champion MI. Engineering flaws and a steep...
    • Rock cut

    • Iron Range & Huron Bay Railroad, Railroads--Design and construction
    • View showing early work on the rock cut during construction of the Iron Range & Huron Bay Railroad. Arvon Township, Baraga County, Michigan. This nearly $2 million railroad was to run from Skanee to Champion MI. Engineering flaws and a steep...
    • Hauling logs

    • Logging railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company



    • Source: The Alger County Republican
      Rock River, Mi.,
      April 25, 1891 Saturday

      Hallston - George McKenzie, conductor on the work train on
      the DSS&A and his crew are rusticating in town hauling out
      logs for Sheridan &...
    • Overburden removal

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • cranes using clam buckets remove overburden from inside of caisson 18. Overburden in the form of rock, sand, and mud was deposited outside the caisson. Note the pipe discharging water in the center of the photo. This ""Air Lift"" was used as a...
    • D Shaft of Chapin Mine

    • Mines and mineral resources
    • Photograph of the freezing process used to sink D Shaft of the Chapin Mine through over 90 feet of rock and loose sand. This historic photograph of the freezing process records what may have been the first such attempt in the United States.
    • Williams Album 0 : p. 28, part 1

    • Programs
    • Newspaper clippings and programs (1940 & 1942). Page is hand numbered ""28"". -- May 16, 1940 - Program is from play The Rock, director Miles Killmar at Hancock high school auditorium. A benefit for Crippled Childern of the County Orthopedic...
    • Train no. 2

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



    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal, Marquette, MI
      Friday, March 6, 1891

      A Troublesome Tunnel
      Negaunee - The contractors engaged in building a water
      tunnel through the DSS&A embankment, just south of the
      junction of...
    • 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.
    • Fixing bridges in Munising

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




    • Source: The Alger County Republican
      Rock River, Alger County, Mi.
      April 11, 1891 Saturday

      Munising - R. White of the Bridge and Building department for
      the South Shore and his gang of carpenters are fixing up...
    • Fixing bridges in Hallston

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


    • Source: The Alger County Republican
      Rock River, Alger County, Mi.
      April 11, 1891 Saturday

      Ha11ston - R. White, foreman of the bridge building depart-
      ment of the DSS&A, was in town Monday.
    • New station platform

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


    • Source: The Alger County Republican
      Rock River, Mi.
      June 6, 1891 Saturday


      Onota - The South Shore is putting a new platform in front of
      the station.
    • T. F. Kelly

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



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

      Au Train - T. F. Kelly and station agent Hammond, of Munising
      were in town Sunday.
    • C. B. Hibbard visits Marquette

    • Railroads -- Employees ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Rock River, Marquette, Mi.
      Saturday, May 23, 1891

      C. B. Hibbard, General Passenger Agent of the Soo-South shore lines, was in the city yesterday.

      DSS&A
      Passenger
      MStP&SSM Ry.
    • Station agent change

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


    • Source: The Alger County Republican
      Rock River, Mi.
      June 6, 1891 Saturday

      Hallston - Traveling auditor, S. G. Brown of the South Shore
      was in town Monday to transfer the agency at this place to J.
      A....

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