Cross Reference

Most recent update, 30 December 2017.  Last prior update, 1 May 2017


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This cross-index does not list each individual reference to every railroad in the bibliography.  The compiler relies on the user having some familiarity with corporate history and will be able to refer to related companies.

The entry designates the section of the compilation where found and the author's name or first word of the title.


 

RAILROADS

Amboy, Lansing & Traverse Bay - 5/Carlson

Amtrak - 2/Sanders, 2/Wilner, 4/Johnson(3), 4/McKinney; 4/Michigan

Ann Arbor - 3/Brown, 3/Elve, 3/Frederickson, 3/Hannum(2), 3/Riggs, 4/Adams, 4/Burger, 4/Cowles, 4/Garrett(2), 4/Harding, 4/Ingles, 4/Jordan, 4/Keenan(3), 4/Maddock(4), 4/McLaren, 4/Meints, 4/Morgan(2), 4/Mueller(2), 4/Nelson, 4/Rapp, 4/Shedd, 4/Uckley, 4/Warrick

Arcadia & Betsey River 4/Simmons

Bear Lake & Eastern - 4/Meints

Blaney & Southern - 4/Earle

Boyne City - 3/Baker, 4/Briggs

Cadillac & Lake City - 4/Cadillac, 4/Hart, 4/Noble, 4/Viekman

Cadillac & Northeastern - 4/McGovern

Canada Southern - 3/Smith, 3/Tennant

Canadian National - 1/Andresen, 1/Gilda, 3/Stevens, 4/Glischinski, 4/Murray

Central Michigan - 4/Gaydek

Chesapeake & Ohio - 3/Dorin, 3/Shaver, 3/Shuster, 4/Dolinger, 4/Holland, 4/Lyon, 4/Pere Marquette, 4/Shuster

 (see also Pere Marquette)

Chicago & Grand Trunk - 4/Larmour

Chicago & Michigan Lake Shore – 4/Chicago, 4/Meints

Chicago & North Western - 3/Casey, 3/Dorin, 3/Grant, 3/Hirsimaki, 3/Stennett, 4/Barnett, 4/Blaszak(3), 4/Bourke(4), 4/Cleary, 4/Donovan, 4/Kaminen, 4/Leffler, 4/"Slices", 4/VanCleve, 4/Wright, 4/Zimmerman

Chicago, Kalamazoo & Saginaw - 4/Harthy

Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific - 3/Derleth, 3/Johnson, 4/Blasak, 4/Hardie

Chicago, Saginaw & Canada - 3/Kleiman

Cincinnati Northern - 3/Brown, 4/Brown

Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago & St. Louis - 4/Anon., 4/Murphy

Conrail - 3/ Grant, 3/Loving, 4/Burt, 4/DeYoung, 4/Loving, 4/Smith, 4/Stephen

Conrail Shared Assets - 4/Frailey

Copper Range - 2/Fields, 3/Anderson, 3/Monette, 4/Anderson

CSX Transportation – 4/Blaszak, 4/"CSXT", 4/Murray

Delray Connecting – 4/Geletzke

Detroit & Mackinac - 3/Thornton, 4/Allie, 4/Cady(3), 4/Garrison, 4/"Michigan," 4/McLaren, 4/Parker

Detroit & Milwaukee - 3/Burch, 4/Barnett, 4/Olds

Detroit & Pontiac - 4/Stevens(2), 4/Trap

Detroit & Toledo Shore Line - 3/ Geletzke, 3/Poupark, 4/Geletzke

Detroit, Bay City & Western - 4/Miller

Detroit, Caro & Sandusky - 3/Grant

Detroit, Hillsdale & South Western – 4/Maddock(2)

Detroit, Jackson & Chicago - 3/Schramm

Detroit, Mackinac & Marquette - 4/Barnett(2)

Detroit, Monroe & Toledo Short Line - 3/Hague

Detroit Street Rys - 3/O'Geran, 3/J.Schramm, 3/K.Schramm, 5/O'Geran

Detroit, Toledo & Ironton - 3/Trostel, 4/Cosgrove, 4/Crowther, 4/Henry, 4/Hodges, 4/Ingles, 4/Lewis, 4/Lisman, 4/Malone, 4/Middleton, 4/Pletz(2), 4/Terry

Detroit United Rys - 3/Hutchins, 3/Schramm, 5/Mussman

Duluth, South Shore & Atlantic – 33/Anderson, / Burg, 3/Dobson, 3/Dorin, 3/Gaertner, 4/Armstrong, 4/Brogan, 4/Buhrmaster, 4/DSS&A, 4/Durocher, 4/Easton, 4/Gruber, 4/Kaminen, 4/Oom(4), 4/Merritt, 4/Ouillette, 4/Peet, 4/Roth(3), 4/"South Shore", 4/Stevens, 4/Worrall

East Jordan & Southern - 4/Pinkepank, 4/VandeVusse

Epworth League Ry. – 4/Trap

Erie & Kalamazoo - 4/Dodge, 4/Downes

Escanaba & Lake Superior - 4/Bourke, 4/Glischinski, 4/Gregory, 4/Zimmerman

Flint & Pere Marquette - 3/Burch

Garden Bay - 4/Springer

Grand Rapids & Indiana – 2/Federspiel, 3/Church, 3/Coverdale, 4/Couch, 4/Johnston, 4/McLaren, 4/McGovern, 4/Norman, 4/Rothwell, 4/Smith, 4/Wakefield, 4/Winslow

Grand Rapids, Grand Haven & Muskegon - 3/Bajema

Grand Trunk Ry. of Canada - 3/Currie, 4/Carlos, 4/Edson, 4/Lavallee

(see also Canadian National)

Grand Trunk Western - 3/Dorin, 3/Hofsommer(2), 3/Quastler(2), 4/ Biglow, 4/Barnett, 4/Buchanan, 4/DeVries, 4/Gorsky, 4/Ingles, 4/Keefe, 4/Maddock, 4/Malone(2), 4/Miller, 4/Nelson, 4/Neuhaus, 4/Pinkepank, 4/Quastler, 4/Stegmeier, 4/Uckley, 4/Wells, 4/Williams, 4/Wood, 4/Wyllie(4)

 (includes subsidiaries, see also Canadian National)

Great Lakes Central - 4/Cowles, 4/Maddock(2)

Great Western Ry - 5/Camm

Hecla & Torch Lake - 2/Benedict, 4/Mailer

Hermansville & Western - 4/Bourke, 4/Easton

Hillsdale County - 3/Lewis, 4/Guiding, 4/Keefe

Huron & Eastern - 4/Davey

Indiana & Ohio - 4/McClelland

Iron Range & Huron Bay - 3/Dobson, 4/Barnett

Jennings & Northeastern - 4/McGovern, 4/Olds

Kalamazoo, Lake Shore & Chicago – 4/Meints, 4/Million

Keweenaw Central - 3/Monette, 4/McLaren

Lake George & Muskegon River - 4/Keenan

Lake Michigan & Superior - 4/Springer

Lake Shore & Michigan Southern - 3/Biographical, 3/Warrick, 3/Poupark, 4/Baird, 4/Hillebrant, 5/Laning

 (includes subsidiaries)

Lake States Transportation - 4/Cady

Lake Superior & Ishpeming – 2/Reynolds, 3/Dorin, 3/Schauer, 4/Burton, 4/Durocher, 4/Lake Superior, 4/Scribbins, 4/Simonson, 4/Zimmerman

Lansing, Alma, Mt. Pleasant & Northern - 3/Ceasar

Ludington & Northern - 4/Lenardson

Mackinac Transportation - 3/Burgtorf

Manistee & Luther - 4/McGovern

Manistee & North Eastern - 3/Stroup, 4/Freestone, 4/Gregory, 4/Milhaupt, 5/Stroup

Manistique - 4/Springer

Manistique & Lake Superior - 4/Gregory, 3/Hornstein, 4/Hornstein(2)

Marquette City & Presque Isle - 4/Easton

Marquette Rail - 4/Cady

Mason & Oceana - 4/Garasha

Menominee & St. Paul – 4/Kuhl

Michigan Central (includes subsidiaries and predecessors)  - 2/Conot, 3/Cook, 3/Doughty, 3/Finkelman & Hershock, 3/Forbes, 3/Harlow, 3/Hirschfield, 3/Larson, 3/Marsh, 3/Poupark, 4/Ariemma, 4/Ashdown, 4/Baggerly & Robinson, 4/Bailey & Leffler, 4/Bailey, 4/Bohi, 4/Borsos(4), 4/Cosgrove 4/Cousins(2), 4/Dain, 4/Dodd, 4/Fisher, 4/Garrett, 4/Gilbert, 4/Hagman, 4/Harthy, 4/Hill, 4/Hirschfield, 4/Johnson, 4/Keefe, 4/Laarson, 4/Leffler, 4/Leonard, 4/Loomis, 4/Marsh, 4/McLaren, 4/Meints(4), 4/Michigan(2), 4/Olds, 4/Robinson, 4/Rothwell, 4/Sears, 5/Teal

Michigan Northern - 4/Baumgartner, 4/Cady, 4/Higdon, 4/Keefe, 4/Loving, 4/Baumgartner(2), 4/Saillard, 4/Volgenau

Michigan Southern - 3/Warrick, 4/Meints(2)

Milwaukee & Northern - 4/Specht

Milwaukee, Lake Shore & Western - 4/Specht

Milwaukee (Road) – 3/ Johnson, 4/Olsen

Mineral Range – 3/Anderson, 3/ Burg, 3/Monette, 4/Rupley

Minneapolis, St. Paul & Sault Ste. Marie - see Soo Line

Nahma & Northern - 4/Duchaine, 4/Springer

New York Central - 2/Borntrager, 3/Cook, 3/Doughty, 3/Edson, 3/Harlow, 3/Poupark, 4/Bailey, 4/DeWolfe, 4/Hassett, 4/Leonard, 4/Meehan, 4/Meints, 4/Stegmeier(2), 4/Uckley(2) (see also Michigan Central and other subsidiaries)

Norfolk & Western - 4/Lyon

Norfolk Southern - 4/Frailey

- see also Norfolk & Western, Wabash

Ohio & Morenci - 4/Abandonment, 4/Leffler

Ontonagon & Brule River - 4/Barnett

Penn Central - 3/Daughen, 3/Salsbury, 4/Holzsweiss, 4/Swanberg

Pennsylvania - 3/Baer, 3/Burgess, 3/Churella, 3/Cupper

Pere Marquette (and predecessors) - 1/Milhaupt, 3/Chesapeake, 3/Frederickson, 3/Ivey, 3/Hannum, 3/Keefe, 3/Million, 3/Pere Marquette, 3/VanderYacht, 3/van Reken(2), 3/Wallace, 4/Chandler, 4/Dewey, 4/Diehm, 4/Dixon(2), 4/Gaffney, 4/Hilton(2), 4/Jones, 4/Keefe(4), 4/Keenan(4),  4/Kellogg, 4/Knapp, 4/McCann, 4/Meints(5), 4/Milhaupt, 4/Million, 4/Moore, 4/Olds, 4/Reddy, 4/Rothwell, 4/Segar, 4/Shaver, 4/Shuster, 4/Sywassink, 4/Terry, 4/Thompson, 4/Underwood(2), 4/VandeVusse, 4/VanderYacht, 5/Ivey

 (see also Chesapeake & Ohio)

Port Huron & Detroit - 4/Anderson, 4/Uckley

Port Huron & Northwestern – 3/Wallace

Quincy & Torch Lake - 2/Lankton, 4/Gregory, 3/Pomazal

Rapid Ry - 3/Schramm

Saginaw, Tuscola & Huron - 4/Kirkpatrick

St. Joseph Valley - 4/Myers

Soo Line - 3/Abbey, 3/Dorin, 3/Gjevre(2), 4/Bourke(2), 4/Glischinski, 4/Hammer, 4/Lake States, 4/Olsen, 4/Welton, 4/Wilder

Southern Michigan - 3/Bradley

Terre Haute & Indianapolis - 3/Wallis

Toledo & Saginaw Bay - 4/Countryman

Toledo & Western - 3/Sell

Traverse City, Leelanau & Manistique - 4/Burton

Tuscola & Saginaw Bay - 4/Cowles, 4/Ingles, 4/Maddock, 4/Wise

Wabash - 3/Dickens, 3/Grant, 4/Fisher, 4/Ingles, 4/Stephens, 4/Swartz

Wisconsin & Michigan - 4/McLaren, 4/McLeod

Wisconsin Central - 3/Dobnick, 4/Blaszak, 4/Dobnick(2), 4/Ed Burkhardt, 4/Fromm, 4/Gallegos, 4/Glischinski, 4/Martin, 4/WC


 

GENERAL TOPICS, Michigan

Abandonments - 2/Schwieterman

Atlas of maps – 3/Hannum, 3/Meints

Bridges - 2/Hyde(2), 4/Gaffney, 4/Schultz

Car ferries - 1/Trap, 3/Bagley, 3/Brown, 3/Elve, 3/Frederickson(2), 3/Hilton, 3/Holton, 3/Zimmerman, 4/Adams, 4/Anderson, 4/Anon., 4/Ashdown, 4/Ballert, 4/Barnett, 4/Burton, 4/Chavez(4), 4/CSXT, 4/Dancy, 4/Farrant, 4/Fay, 4/Ferry, 4/Hanna, 4/Hilton(2), 4/Hornstein, 4/Hubbard, 4/LeLievre, 4/McDonnell, 4/Mohowski, 4/Morrison, 4/Rails, 4/Schneider, 4/Simonaitis, 4/Threkeld, 4/Trap, 4/Uckley, 4/VandeVusse(2), 4/Wilson, 4/Zimmerman(4), 5/Scott

Car restoration – 4/Buhrmaster

Circus trains - 4/Drager

Commuter trains, Detroit - 4/Babbish, 4/Dobek, 4/Uckley

Corporations - 3/Meints

Electric roads - 3/Bajema, 3/Henning, 3/Hilton, 3/Monette, 3/Schramm(6), 3/Sell, 3/Sproule, 3/Zink, 4/Beal, 4/Boelio, 4/Easton, 4/Gierada, 4/Herek, 4/Jones, 4/Krentel, 4/Lee(2), 4/Lenderink, 4/Lotts, 4/Schramm, 4/Treppa, 4/Worthington, 5/Campbell, 5/Holihan, 5/Martin, 5/Nybeck

Employees - 4/Fisher, 4/Rich

Equipment, cars - 2/White(2), 3/Massie, 3/Myers, 4/Barnett (2), 4/Kujovich, 4/Million, 4/Myers, 4/White

Equipment, track - 4/Meints

Farm demonstration trains - 4/Barnett

Financing - 2/McGrane, 2/Scott, 2/Veenendaal, 4/Carlos, 5/Morgan

Fort St. Union Depot – 4/Keefe

Internal improvements program – 3/Berndt, 3/Parks, 4/Bishop, 4/Comstock, 4/Jenks, 4/Keith, 4/Krentel, 4/Scheiber, 4/Strum, 5/Bernot, 5/Hoffenbacher, 5/Parks, 5/Reagan

Interlocking towers – 4/Ingles

Interurbans - see Electric roads

Iron ore trains - 3/Hirsimaki, 4/Bourke

Land grants - 4/Barnett, 4/Bliss

Legislation - 1/Alward, 4/Seavoy, 4/Shade(2)

Locomotives – 3/Gaffney, 3/Keefe, 3/Koch, 4/Barnett, 4/Edson, 4/Frobom(2), 4/Keefe(3), 4/Million, 4/Terry, 4/Trap(2)

Logging roads - 2/Karamanski, 2/Maybee, 3/Klumpp, 3/Koch, 4/Bajema(2), 4/Despres, 4/Olds(2), 4/Rector, 4/Springer(3), 4/Takis

Management, officials – 3/Meints

Mass transit - 4/Carter, 4/McKee, 4/Woodford

Mergers - 4/Grant

Mining roads - 4/Terry

Narrow gauge roads - 3/Hilton

Presidential campaign trains - 4/Clark, 4/Ingles, 4/Smith

Private cars - 4/Carter, 4/Lewis

Railroad car building - 4/Meints

Rails to trails - 4/McHaney

Railway Mail Service - 2/Kay, 4/Rothwell

Reorganizations - 5/Burns

Regulation - 4/Kilbourn, 5/Barton, 5/McClintock

Summer trains - 4/Hauck(2), 4/Olds(2)

Stations - 2/Hyde(2), 2/Potter, 3/Hodges, 3/Kavanaugh, 3/Massie, 3/Mrozek, 3/Uhelski, 4/Barnett, 4/Boggs, 4/Cousins(2), 4/Easton, 4/Eckert, 4/Kaufman, 4/Kovl, 4/Neuhaus, 4/Scott, 4/Sloan, 4/Tamlin, 4/Uckley, 4/VandeVusse, 4/Vrooman

Steamships - 4/Marsh

Streetcars – 4/Meints

Taxation - 4/Friday, 5/Hedrick

Telegraphy - 4/Schmid

Timetables - 4/Rothwell, 4/Winslow

Tourist roads - 4/Boelio

Tunnels - 2/Hyde, 4/Anderson, 4/Cosgrove (2), 4/Gorenc, 4/Hyde, 4/Keen, 4/Kinnear, 4/Pinkepank, 4/Smith, 4/Uckley

Valuation - 4/Cooley

Wrecks - 2/Griswold, 3/Dickens, 3/Worrall, 4/Hassett, 4/Jones, 4/Norman, 4/Riddering, 4/Robinson


 

BIOGRAPHICAL STUDIES

Alger, Russell A. - 4/Merk

Ashley, James M. - 4/Ashley, 4/Warnes

Barriger, John W. III - 4/DeBoer

Burdakin, John H. – 3/Hofsommer

Burkhardt, Ed - 4/Kube

Corning, Erastus - 3/Neu

Edison, Thomas - 3/Massie, 4/Uckley

Forbes, John Murray - 3/Forbes, 3/Larson, 3/Pearson

Ford, Henry - 2/Bryan, 3/Trostel, 4/Bryan, 4/Crowther, 4/Henry

Gould, Jay - 2/Grodinsky, 2/Renehan

Harrison, Hunter (CN) - 4/Frailey

Heineman, Ben W. - 4/Blaszak

Hutchins, Jere C. - 3/Hutchins

Jervis, John B. - 3/Larkin

Kimball, George C. – 4/Meints

Langdon, Jervis, Jr. - 3/Grant

McCoy, Elijah - 3/Marshall, 4/Ashlee

McMillan, James – 4/Druchas(2)

Morgan, Lewis Henry - 5/Benison

Perlman, Alfred E. - 4/Bruce

Pingree, Hazen S. - 4/Staring

Potter, Henry C. – 4/Meints

Sears, William B. - 4/Chipman

Vanderbilt, Cornelius - 2/Lane, 2/Renehan, 2/Stiles

Van Horne, William C. - 2/Knowles

Van Sweringen, Oris P. and Mantis J. - 2/Harwood

White, William - 4/Grant

Wright, Ammi Willard - 2/McMacken

Young, Robert R. - 3/Borkin, 4/Agnew, 4/Chamberlain, 4/Meehan, 4/Skidmore


 

PLACES, Michigan

Allegan County - 3/Green

Azalia - 4/Burger

Battle Creek - 3/Convis, 5/Shim

Champion - 4/Hedetneimi

Clio - 3/Reed

Dearborn - 4/Goebel

Delta County - 4/VanCleve

Detroit - 2/Conot, 3/Henning, 4/Babish, 4/Cousins(2), 4/Smith

Gogebic iron range - 4/Gaertner

Grand Haven - 3/Trap

Grand Rapids - 4/Chandler, 5/Hayes

Greenfield Village - 4/Barnett

Holland - 3/vanReken(2)

Jackson - 4/Franzen, 4/Shoemaker

Kalamazoo - 3/Hager

Lansing - 3/Reniger, 4/Stimson

Livingston County - 4/Wilhelm

Mackinac Island – 4/McLaren

Marquette - 4/Durocher

Muskegon County - 3/Lydeksen

Niles - 4/Niles

Ottawa County - 4/Percival

Paw Paw - 4/Brock

Petoskey - 4/Olds

Sault Ste. Marie - 4/Wilson

Traverse City - 3/Wakefield(2), 4/LaMaire

Trout Lake - 4/Cady

Upper Peninsula - 3/Harrison, 4/Barnett, 4/Bourke(2)

Van Buren County - 4/Meints, 5/Kubicki

Washtenaw County - 4/Telfer