Traveling the Old North Shore – Illgen City
Traveling the Old North Shore is a WTIP multi-part series, focusing on the history of this diverse region. In this feature, producer Martha Marnocha explores the history of an iconic North Shore community called Illgen City.
Special thanks to Tettegouche State Park’s Kurt Mead for his contribution to this feature. Photographs courtesy of Tettegouche State Park: Illgen City family (left); business at London Crossing,1924 (right).
Traveling the Old North Shore is supported in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.