Monroe County Local History Room & Museum

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Sparta Youth Scavenger Hunt Underway
The Local History Room and Sparta Kiwanis Club are sponsoring a City-Wide Scavenger Hunt, August 1 – August 15, 2020...
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Over 3,600 historic photos and documents added to
Over 2,100 historic photos have been added to the Historic Image & Photo Index! High-quality prints are available to order starting at just $3...
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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?:
"I agree to allow the Monroe County Local History Room & Museum to edit, publish, and/or save the information I shared, above."

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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