Monroe County Local History Room & Museum













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Census program, 7pm March 31st
“Coming to your Census: A History and Overview of the Census and its Records...
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“Lost Voices of Mariel” Traveling Exhibit on view now
In 1980, the Mariel Boatlift brought 14,000 people to the refugee compound at Fort McCoy...
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Monroe County Local History Room & Museum

Do you have a story to tell about the time when the Cuban refugees were at the Fort McCoy Resettlement Center in 1980?

Please fill out the form to share your memories. Those questions with an asterisk "*" are required.

First name*:
Your residence in 1980*:
What is your memory of when the Cuban refugees were detained at Fort McCoy in 1980*:
Why do you think the story of the Cubans at Fort McCoy is important to remember?:
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Only your first name and residence in 1980 will appear on the website with your story, if it is published.

The Monroe County Local History Room & Museum reserves the right to edit and use submissions at their discretion. Not all submissions will be published on this website but may still be preserved and/or used by the Local History Room.

Contact information* (for Local History Room use only; your contact information will not be shared or made public):

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