Hiawatha division

Transcription of newspaper article from the Daily mining journal (Marquette, Mich.), Jan. 19, 1889, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company., Electronic reproduction of: Transcription from Daily mining journal (Marquette, Mich.), Jan. 19, 1889., Source:  The Mining Journal Marquette, Mi. January 19, 1889  Hiawatha Division  Hiawatha Division, No. 240, Order of Railway Conductors, was instituted in this city last Sunday by H. Hurty, of Cedar Rapids, Ia., deputy gr and  chief conductor.  Eight visiting members of the order were present from Delta division No. 86, of Escanaba.  The new division starts in with fourteen members and the following officers, elected and installed last evening: Chief Conductor, Thomas Holden; assistant Chief Conductor, James G. Cornell; secretary and treasurerer, James R. Lewis; senior Conductor, Joseph Sheffer; junior Conductor, charles Sundberg; inside sentinel, Louis Reau; outside sentinel, David Bailey.  The new division has a number of applications for membership already before it and start off with the most flattering prospects.  Its regular meeting will be held on the second Sunday of every month at 2 pm and on the fourth Sunday at 7 pm.  The conductors are under obligations to general manager Fitch, who placed at their disposal a special train after their meeting to take the Escanaba vistors and Mr. Hurty up to Negaunee, Conductor Bailey having hte train in charge.
Abstract/Description: Transcription of newspaper article from the Daily mining journal (Marquette, Mich.), Jan. 19, 1889, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company.
Subject(s): Railroads
Marquette (Mich.)
Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
Date Created: 1889-01-19