The history of the first city of the Twin Ports, Superior Wisconsin, is a storied tale of native peoples, immigrants and industry giants. From boom to bust and back again, the city rose up from east to west along the Great Lake. Many of its ornate structures and businesses are gone and the neighborhoods transformed. Look back at the battles over borders, the stories of Superior’s settlers, its pivotal characters, landmarks and enterprises.
Saturday, August 12 at 12:30pm on PBS Explore
Sunday, August 13 at 2:30pm on PBS North