Tag Archives: Great Depression

Drought Year 1934

What was the state of farming in Trempealeau County in the drought years of the thirties? I went to the Winona Republican-Herald to search out a few articles, especially for 1934.  Here’s some of what I found. Year 1929 and after In … Continue reading

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Going Out West to Work

Sometimes just a few words or phrase make me curious. That was the case when cousin David sent me, among other gems, a newspaper article about Emil and Gina Borreson’s 40th wedding anniversary which took place early August of 1939 … Continue reading

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