Nostalgic Stories

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Homestead: My Family’s Roots

Back in 1927, my great-grandfather, Josef, moved his Polish family to the cold, snowy, and seemingly desolate area of northern Wisconsin, known as "up north" to locals. There, they were farmers, raised nine children, and started the story of the Bugalski family in America.My grandfather, Thadeus James Bugalski, is now the owner of the homestead. In his 80s, the land has always been ...

Tamara Johnson | Nov 1, 2018

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