Author: Pulaski Area Historical Society

Shawano County Fair Display

Shawano County Fair Display Labor Day Weekend. A great representation of early farming in Pulaski and local areas near Pulaski with this display put together by dedicated members of the Pulaski Area Historical Society. Thank you to all that helped in the efforts. Pulaski, Wisconsin was represented...

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Woosencraft Motors 1945

  Photo of Woosencraft Motors in 1945. Photo given to the Pulaski Area Historical Society by Jim Ackmann, W1248 Washinginto Road, Rubicon, WI 53078. The photograph is Woosencraft Motors in August 1945. Curly Woosencraft purchased the dealership from Art Johannes. The last known business to lease the building was Dynamic Designs Unlimited in...

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P.A.H.S. Meeting of June 25, 2018

P.A.H.S. Meeting of June 25, 2018 Larry Puzen called the meeting to order at 6:32 pm at the museum. Those attending were Larry Puzen, Rock and Pam Mannigel, Steven Karcz, Larry Szymanski, Chris Jaworski, Katie Walters, Mike Blohowiak, Claudia Ryczkowski, John Mihalko, Roger Brzeczkowski and Norine Heuser. Secretary’s Report – Rock asked to change the summer hours to include Mondays from 3:00 – 5:00. We should also revise our brochures and print more. Claudia will work on those with Tammy. With that change, Steve Peplinski made a motion to approve the report. Mike seconded. Motion carried. Treasurer’s Report – Larry Szymanski reported the checkbook balance is $21,341.44. The CD coming due in July will be taken out and put into our brick fund for improvements if more are needed. Then as previously discussed, we will reinvest any remaining funds back into a CD possibly keeping out $2,000.00 to $3,000.00 for unexpected building expense. Roger made a motion to approve the report. Rock seconded. Motion carried. Communications & Comments – Larry said the Brown County Historical Society is looking to raise $15,000.00 to get a match of that amount. Chris made a motion to give a $100.00 donation. Katie seconded. Motion carried. On July 12th, Larry and Norine will go to Premier Bank to cash in the CD. Two signatures are required. Then from July 24th to August 24th Norine...

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Minutes from May 21, 2018 Board of Directors Meeting

P.A.H.S. Meeting of May 21, 2018 Larry Puzen called the meeting to order at 6:30 pm at the PACE room. Those attending were Larry Puzen, Rock and Pam Mannigel, Steven Karcz, Larry Szymanski, Chris Jaworski, Katie Walters, Mike Blohowiak, Claudia Ryczkowski, John Mihalko and Norine Heuser. Secretary’s Report – Chris made a motion to accept the minutes. Rock seconded. Motion carried. Treasurer’s Report – Larry Szymanski reported the checkbook balance is $21,066.02. Larry Puzen mentioned the Green Bay Antiquarian Society awarded us the grants Claudia wrote…about $700.00 for tissue paper, boxes and supplies and $400.00 to fix as many typewriters as that would allow. A discussion followed about the CD coming due in July. Larry Szymanski made a motion to let the CD expire on 7/12/2018 and put the proceeds into the brick fund for museum improvements. Then reinvest any remaining funds back into a CD. Norine seconded. Motion carried. Norine made a motion to approve the report. Claudia seconded. Motion carried. Communications & Comments – Larry Puzen said Claudia found out the cobbler shop at the Franciscan printery was going to be selling items through an auction. He was able to go there and brought back several small items for the museum. After the sale, they may give us other items if we would want them. At one time, they made sandals for all of the friars in...

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