Author: Pulaski Area Historical Society

Join us for the Largest Pie Auction in US History!

Pulaski isn’t just the home of the “Pulaski Polka Days Celebration”. For the fifth year in a row, a passionate group of individuals along with Promote Pulaski, Inc., have helped plan the week long celebration “Casimir Pulaski Days”. This year, the event will take place, March 4th-March 11th and is expected to bring thousands of visitors and locals to the small community. A Kick-off the Celebration is planned for Sunday, March 4, after 10:30 a.m. mass at Assumption BVM Catholic Church. A ministry group from ABVM is coordinating a potluck lunch after mass and all are welcome to attend....

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Wendzikowski Meat Market

Article found in the Green Bay Press Gazette at the Pulaski Area Historical Museum Archives Sunday, September, 17, 1978 – Section B Pulaski Sausage- It’s Appeal Travels Far By Mary Olszewski Someone somewhere today probably had some of the Wendzikowski brothers homemade Polish sausage for breakfast. That someone might be in pulaski, where the brothers run their meat market, or in Chicago, somewhere in Oregon or in Arizona. “A lady bought 10 pounds this morning,” said John Wendzikowski in an interview last week. The woman plans to freeze it and take it with her when she goes to Oregon...

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History of The White Store

A little history of the White Store located at 125 S. St. Augustine Street in Pulaski, WI. Louis and Mahlon Prokopovitz opened the original White Store in 1911. In 1915, it was relocated to 125 S. St. Augustine Street. The interior photos showcase the interior of the store after it opened on October 26, 1915. There was a fire in 1931, however, the store was rebuilt. A second fire in 1939 destroyed the facility. The Prokopovitz Brothers replaced the building with a concrete facility which included a state of the art movie theatre which opened in 1940 and operated...

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PAHS September 2017 minutes

PAHS Minutes from 09.25.2017 Meeting.odt P.A.H.S. Meeting of September 25, 2017 Larry Puzen called the meeting to order at 6:41 pm at the PACE room. Those attending were Larry Puzen, Claudia Ryczkowski, Rock and Pam Mannigel, Katie Walters, Steve Peplinski and Norine Heuser. Secretary’s Report – Pam mentioned the school volunteers will be able to work on Mondays so we will be open that day. With that change, Rock made a motion to accept the minutes. Steve seconded. Motion carried. Treasurer’s Report – No report Shawano County Fair – No report Newsletter – Chris and Tammy are working on...

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