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Christine i Michael Wilk

Christine and Michael Wilk, photography by Tomek Zerek
 

Michael and Christina Wilk were born and raised in Hamtramck. Both their families are from Poland. Initially, the Wilks had a store established by their grandparents. After the wedding, Michael established a funeral home.

Today, Christine and Michael Wilk live above their company. They have three sons.


Interview conducted by Anna Muller on 14 August 2015 in Hamtramck, Michigan.

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Emigrant's toil
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Continuing polish tradition
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Polish sausage in Hamtramck
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Polish medications
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