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We Became Preservationists

Posted on: September 7th, 2014 2 Comments

by Virginia Siskavich-Bosley. By the time my parents bought their dream house in 1990, it was already a century old.  I was heading into the 7th grade when we packed up our belongings and two cats, two dogs, two parents, and seven kids (we’re a family of ten, but my three oldest siblings were already out on their own) and headed down “Sweden”, officially known as Standish Road or the main street that runs through the hamlet of Lyon Mountain. We made the transition from a neat, but cramped, single-wide trailer to a historic 3-story home with plenty of room >> More