The Slice

The Creation of the Duluth Canal

08/30/2021 | 1m 16s | Video has closed captioning.

In the spring of 1871, the steam dredge Ishpeming finished cutting a canal through Minnesota Point, opening Duluth's inner harbor to ship traffic. 150-years later, the canal remains a focal point for industry and tourism in the Twin Ports.

Aired: 08/30/21

Rating: NR

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The Slice is a local public television program presented by WDSE.