Tag Archives: Norwegian Americans

My Ski Jumping Program

After all the fun I’ve had posting items about Borreson ski jumping, I have done some diligent research on ski jumping in western Wisconsin from the 1880s on. What a story that is! With beginnings in Telemark, Norway, ski jumping … Continue reading

Posted in Recreation, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

More Tobacco

After receiving more comments than usual on my tobacco post, I’m following it up with a second. Brian recalls raising tobacco on the Fitch Coulee Farm as late as about 1985. Conrad remembers tobacco-growing in the thirties – hoeing the crop … Continue reading

Posted in Farming, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment