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    • 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...
    • New passenger engines

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      August 25, 1888
      Saturday

      The New Passenger Engines

      One, No. 102, of the two new Baldwin passenger engines which were received by the DSS&A a few days ago has been set up and...
    • From James W. Lydon

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • From James W. Lydon

      On September 3,1879, a group of Detroit businessmen headed by James McMillan[,] J. S. Newberry, Francis Palms, George Hendrie, F. E. Driggs, Hugh McMillan of Detroit and George I. Seney of New York[,] incorporated the...
    • 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...
    • Busy place

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi
      September 17, 1887

      A Busy Place

      First, Jacobs & Co.'s quarry at south Marquette is about the busiest place in the city now. Over a hundred men are employed in or about the quarry and...
    • Consolidation Approaching

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

    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      April 16, 1887
      Saturday

      The Consolidation Approaching
      The most important change in railroad circles at present
      is the placing of the MH&O and the M&M under...
    • Got his foot crushed

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

    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      Septembr 24, 1887
      Saturday

      Got His Foot Crushed

      James Scanlon, aged about 15, met with an accident Saturday
      evening by which his foot was badly crushed. At 5:32 a...
    • Accident Report

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Accident Report - October 29, 1887.

      An accident ocurred [* occurred] upon the Duluth South Shore and Atlantic Railway near Ridge Siding, 6 miles east of Au Train station on the 29th day of October 1887, at 5 o'clock P.M. caused by Engineman...
    • Terrible ride

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      February 18, 1888
      Saturday

      A Terrible Ride

      At 7:30 Thursday evening that thrilling locomotive shriek was heard which instantly told people in Marquette that there...
    • This week has seen the beginning

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Sault Ste. Marie News
      Sault Ste. Marie, Mi.
      April 21, 1888
      Saturday

      This week has seen the beginning of active work in the ballasting the track of the Soo branch of the South Shore. There is now construction trains...
    • 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...
    • Copper country

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      August 4, 1888
      Saturday

      The Copper Country

      Houghton, July 31 - Railway mail clerk, Otto Bechler, arrived Sunday in a brand new mail car, in which he started...
    • Another party gone

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • source: The Mining Journal Marquette Mi.
      December 4, 1886
      Another Party Gone

      Wednesday another DSS&A surveying party left Marquette to begin work on the line west of Three Lakes. The party numbered 23 men, including six axemen and...
    • T. H. McGraw & Co.

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      Friday, January 18, 1889

      T. H. McGraw & Co.

      Not long since the Mining Journal noted the presence in the city of R. K. Hawley, the well-known Cleveland capitalist, and his some...
    • While coupling cars in South Shore

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Newberry Independent,
      Luce County, Newberry, Mi.
      Thursday, June 6, 1889

      While coupling cars in the South Shore yard Monday night Steve Devine had his hand caught between them and carries a crushed finger about him in...
    • While going down steep grade

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Newberry News
      Newberry, Luce County, Mi.
      July 18, 1890
      Friday

      While going down the steep grade on the north side track Tuesday afternoon, engine no. 86 jumped the track and it kept the section gang hustling to get her on...

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