Minnesota's Lost Mining Towns

Minnesota's Lost Mining Towns

Special | 56m 46s  | Video has closed captioning.

Sparta, Taconite Harbor, Genoa, Penobscot and Cooley live on in Northern Minnesota’s memory, although there are few physical remnants of the towns that claimed these names. These “locations”, as they were originally called, played a vital role in the development of the emerging mining industry on the Minnesota Iron Range.

Aired: 11/20/19

Rating: NR

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Minnesota's Lost Mining Towns is a local public television program presented by PBS North.