×

Superior History

Money Boot Camp

NEGAUNEE — 4-H involves more than blue ribbons at county fairs. Creating a template for a secure financial lifestyle is another goal. The Michigan 4-H Career Exploration Workforce Preparation Team hosted the “Money Crunches Boot Camp” on Wednesday and Thursday at the Marquette County ...

Surveying for the D.S.S. & A. – Part II

MARQUETTE — Last week’s article discussed Ed Longyear’s work for the DSS&A as a surveyor. From November 1886 to March 1887, he had worked on a survey team mapping a course from Nestoria, Michigan (located west of Michigamme) to Iron River, Wisconsin. After a brief vacation in March, ...

Surveying for the D.S.S. & A. – Part I

“Well! Here we are out in the woods & camping with a reality that I never before experienced. I have just enjoyed it hugely so far.” — Ed Longyear, November 1886 The Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway formed in the fall of 1886. Its initial focus was to link Sault Ste. Marie ...