Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
- Existence: 1887 - 1949
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Houghton County Railroads collection
This collection contains photographs, pamphlets, newspaper articles, and other documents from railroads in Houghton County, Michigan, including the Copper Range Railroad, the Mineral Range Railroad, the Soo Line Railroad, and the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railroad. The materials date from 1863 to 1948.
Marquette Lower Harbor Iron Ore Dock blueprints
This collection contains photocopies of blueprints of the Marquette Lower Harbor Iron Ore Dock and approach construction. The drawings were produced by the Minneapolis, Minnesota firms South Shore Dock Company and Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company; and the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania company, McClintic-Marshall Construction Company. The blueprints were created in 1931 and 1932.
Soo Line Railroad (SOO) collection
Wesley Perron Railroad collection
The Wesley Perron Railroad collection is a compilation of transcribed and summarized newspaper articles and other documents relating to railroads in the Upper Peninsula, especially the Duluth, South Shore and Atlantic (DSS and A) railway. The materials range from 1885 to 1976, though the bulk of the material dates from between 1885 and 1900.
ABOUT THIS COLLECTION GUIDE
This collection guide includes collections from member organizations of UPLINK (the Upper Peninsula Digital Network) as well as the Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives. UPLINK collections document the history of the Upper Peninsula broadly, while the Central UP & NMU Archives focuses on such topics as Northern Michigan University history, the local iron mining industry, and the politics, economics, religion, environment, and culture of the Central Upper Peninsula region.
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