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6 edition of Lake Superior railroad. Letter to the Hon. Lewis Cass. By Morgan L. Drake, esq. found in the catalog.

Lake Superior railroad. Letter to the Hon. Lewis Cass. By Morgan L. Drake, esq.

by Morgan L. Drake

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Published by Scholarly Publishing Office, University of Michigan Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History / United States / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11788159M
    ISBN 101418189766
    ISBN 109781418189761
    OCLC/WorldCa227388583

      The Underground Railroad existed from to , and was neither underground nor a railroad. Rather, it was a series of houses, barns, cellars and other hiding places that were stops for fugitive slaves on their journey north to freedom in Canada. Rail transportation was becoming popular in .   More on my trip to Duluth and Superior. After taking the ride on the North Shore Scenic Railroad I looked at the museum with my friend with some .

    The Lake States Railway Historical Association is a (c)3 Not-for-Profit Corporation of the State of Wisconsin which is dedicated to the Preservation of Railway History. A. H. Redfield, Esq., who was at that time Circuit Court Commissioner of Cass County being absent, the friends of the fugitives sent to Niles to secure a writ of habeas corpus, under which they might take them to Berrien County. James Brown, Esq., of Niles, HISTORY OF CASS COUNTY, MICHIGAN.

    The Laker is the official publication ofthe Lake SuperiorTranspor­ tation Club, an organization of volunteers for the Lake Superior Museum of Transportation, located at West Michigan Street, Duluth, Minnesota , and ispublished by and for its members four times ayear. Inquiriesand articles forpublication maybe sent.   In the s, Lake County was a stronghold in the abolitionist movement, providing numerous stops on the Underground Railroad, bringing slaves to freedom, historians said.


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Drake, esq. (Pontiac, Mich., W. Thompson, book and job printer, ), by Morgan L. Drake (page images at HathiTrust) Items below (if any) are from related and broader terms. Filed under: Railroads. Cass was built as a company town for the loggers who worked in the nearby mountains.

Construction of the railroad started in It was used to haul lumber to the mill at Cass. The railroad track was eventually extended to the top of Bald Knob, the third highest mountain peak in West Virginia. Lake State Railway Company (LSRC) is a Michigan – based progressive short line railroad that has been providing “Excellence in Transportation” since LSRC’s approximate operating miles of track run from Plymouth through its headquarters in Saginaw, up to Gaylord and Alpena.

Lines also run to Midland, Bay City, and Paines. Lake Superior guide, giving a description of all the objects of interest and places of resort on this great inland sea: with an account of the iron, copper & silver mines, also commercial statistics Drake, Morgan L.

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See some of the Lake Superior Railroad Museum’s best exhibits here. We feature information about our locomotives, rolling-stock, as well as Duluth area history. Many of our exhibits are hands-on, so check out some photos but be sure to come see them for yourself. Get the guide: Additional information on many of our exhibits is [ ].

The Cass Scenic Railroad is the same line built in to haul lumber to the mill in Cass. The locomotives are the same Shay locomotives used in Cass during that time, and in the rainforests of British Columbia for more than a half-century. Many of the passenger cars are old logging flat cars that have been refurbished.

The Lake Superior and Ishpeming Railroad (reporting mark LSI), a U.S. railroad offering service from Marquette, Michigan, to nearby locations in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, began operations in The LS&I continues to operate as an independent railroad from its headquarters in Marquette.

Lake Superior Railroad Museum - W Michigan St, Duluth, Minnesota - Rated based on Reviews "Fantastic, wonderful, amazing place. Highly. Wheels of the Canadian Pacific Railroad Locomotivediscovered on J Three men died when the derailed train plunged into Lake Superior in The exhibits of the Lake Superior Railroad Museum, and the excursions on the North Shore Scenic Railroad are cancelled through June 30th, with the hopes that July 1st we will open again to you.

It has been a trying time for the museum, which owns and operates the railroad. It will prove to be a [ ]. The present Lake Superior & Mississippi Railroad was originated in by a group of volunteers from the Lake Superior Transportation Club, taking the name of Duluth’s first railroad and using a portion of the original track along the St.

Louis River for the current tourist excursion train. Lake Superior Railroad Museum. Need more info on this nonprofit. Need more info on this nonprofit. FREE: Gain immediate access to the following: Address, phone, website and contact information; Forms forand ; A Pro report is also available for this organization.

In the Treaty of LaPointe was signed opening up the north shore of Lake Superior to white settlement. Beaver Bay was the founded in Lake County in and served as the first county seat until developments at Agate Bay warranted moving the county seat to Two Harbors.

The museum also owns the North Shore Scenic Railroad, which operates tourist trains on miles of former Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range track between Duluth and Two Harbors, Minn. “ was a challenging year for the Lake Superior Railroad Museum in that we undertook a lot of projects,” LSRM Executive Director Ken Buehler tells Trains.Lake Superior Railroad Museum Photographic Roster.

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