Montello Public Library

Stepping into rural Wisconsin, Grandpa Charly's life vignettes, from Prussia to the Midwest, Edward J. Kuehn and Linda T. Ruggeri - paperback

This book is narrated by Ed Kuehn (co-author), who picks up pieces of his Midwest American family, and puts them together to form a solid picture of his grandparents, Charly and Hulda, taking the reader on a journey through their life, in the context of the times, learning with fascinating historical details, how life was lived in early 1900s in rural America
Table Of Contents
Introduction -- Chapter 1. Coming back home on the Texas Chief -- Chapter 2. A step back -- Chapter 3. Vignettes on the immigrants -- Chapter 4. The making of a family -- Chapter 5. The road ahead -- Chapter 6. Metomen becomes home -- Chapter 7. The ending and beginning of a century -- Chapter 8. Grandma Hulda Bandt Kuehn -- Chapter 9. Grandpa Charly Kuehn, Part I -- Chapter 10. Their farmstead story -- Chapter 11. Grandpa Charly Kuehn, Part II -- Chapter 12. Back to the Texas Chief
Literary Form
non fiction
Physical Description
xi, 128 pages, illustrations, maps, fascim., 23 cm

Library Locations

  • Montello Public Library

    Montello Public Library 128 Lake Court, Montello, WI, 53949, US