Skip to main content

Upper Peninsula Regional Digitization Center

You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: went
(50 results)



Display: 20

    • Williams Album 0 : p. 55

    • Gipp, George, 1895-1920
    • Newspaper clippings in memory of George Gipp (1916, 1935). Page is hand numbered ""55"". -- Article recalls Gipp's deeds and contributions. Gipp, son of Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Gipp, attended Calumet high school, went to Notre Dame with three other...
    • Hoisting machinery

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • This hoisting machinery was located at the base of each tower. Each cable drum went on one of the four lifting locations on the stiffening truss sections. The truss had to be lifted as level as possible. Workers used a ""ball"" spirit level to...
    • Tower caisson move

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • Getting the caisson No. 19 section out of the assembly area and into the lake went much better than it did for No. 20. No. 20's hole was filled in. No. 19 was jacked up, placed on skids and in four hours was in the place where No. 19 had been...
    • Corral

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • One of four corrals being unload from a barge. It then stood on the bottom of the Straights of Mackinac and was used to guide the pier caisson as it went into position. Surveyors guided this operation through triangulation from the seven survey...
    • Inspection

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • Dignitaries, engineers, and consultants rode to the sites to do their work. In the nice weather of Northern Michigan friends and relatives went along for the ride. The Straights of Mackinac has always been a choice vacation spot.
    • Williams Album 0 : p. 37

    • Pitchers (Softball)
    • Newspaper clippings on various topics (1942) Page is hand numbered ""37"". -- Article with photo of Bob Giroux, a physically handicapped softball pitcher, by Larry Lawrence of the Journal staff. He was born in Calumet, went to Sacred Heart high...
    • Surveyor's party to Nestoria

    • Railroads -- Design and construction ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      January 29, 1887 Saturday

      Negaunee - A surveyor's party went to Nestoria Tuesday, and will commence on the line of the DSS&A, working their way westward.
    • Baraga

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The L'Anse Sentinel
      L'Anse, L. S., Mi.
      October 15, 1892 Saturday

      Baraga - T. H. McGrath went to Marquette last Monday to confer with the officials of the railroad concerning a depot site, but the company had already selected...
    • Houghton - Dr Mason, surgeon

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      June 13, 1891 Saturday

      Houghton - Dr. Mason, surgeon to the DSS&A went to L'Anse Thursday noon to attend to Con Harrington, the wounded engineer.


    • Baraga - a large number

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The L'Anse Sentinel
      L'Anse, Baraga County, Mi.
      June 13, 1891 Saturday

      Baraga - A large number of people went over to L'Anse to see the railroad wreck. They all returned satisfied that the wreck was complete.


    • Houghton - wrecked freight train

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal
      Marquette, Michigan
      Saturday, June 13, 1891

      Houghton. - The wrecked freight train at L'Anse made it necessary to transport express and baggage and the passenger trains were about an hour late on...
    • St. Paul extension

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

      The St. Paul Extension

      The St. Paul, or the M&N extension from Channing, on its Republic line to Sidnaw, where its Ontonagon division strikes the South shore...
    • Dr. Northrup severely hurt

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      August 6, 1892

      Dr. Northrup Severely Hurt

      The community was shocked yesterday when it became known that Dr. George J. Northrup, Chief surgeon of the DSS&A had received very grave...
    • On the Dead River Road

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      April 23, 1892

      On the Dead River Road

      When the frost went out the quicksand got in its work and the great embankment at the last curve before the hoist is reached, ten miles from...

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK