PBS Wisconsin Originals

Rush for Grey Gold

Special | 1h 58m 30s

A tour of people, places and events of Wisconsin from the 1820s to the creation of the Wisconsin Territory in 1836. The documentary's focus is the lead-mining regions of southwest Wisconsin and the upper Mississippi area, which was then The Wild West.

Aired: 08/28/97

Rating: NR

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PBS Wisconsin Originals is a local public television program presented by PBS Wisconsin.