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Wisconsin Historical Society

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Works: 3,098 works in 3,183 publications in 1 language and 5,384 library holdings
Genres: History  Periodicals  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Biography  Military history  Sources  Software  Directories  Dictionaries  Pictorial works 
Classifications: F576, 977.5005
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Most widely held works by Wisconsin Historical Society
Wisconsin magazine of history by State Historical Society of Wisconsin ( )
in English and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American barn stories and other tales from the heartlands ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes how old barns of the Midwest are part of American history and how this part of the nation's rural heritage is disappearing. Discusses the importance of preservation
American journeys eyewitness accounts of early American exploration and settlement : a digital library and learning center ( )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Contains more than 18,000 pages of eyewitness accounts of North American exploration, from the sagas of Vikings in Canada in AD1000 to the diaries of mountain men in the Rockies 800 years later. Read the words of explorers, Indians, missionaries, traders and settlers as they lived through the founding moments of American history. View, search, print, or download more than 150 rare books, original manuscripts, and classic travel narratives from the library and archives of the Wisconsin Historical Society"--home page
Wisconsin Vietnam War stories our veterans remember ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dozens of veterans from all regions of Wisconsin share moving stories of triumph and loss in the field of duty, companionship in the ranks and the "welcome home" they never received
Wisconsin WW II stories ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents stories of some of the 324,000 veterans who returned to Wisconsin after World War II. Men from Wisconsin who were at Pearl Harbor, who were among the first called up, who supplied the troops, who were in Buna, Africa, Europe, in special forces, who were prisoners of war, in their own words, share memories and experiences and speak of those who didn't come home
Wisconsin's Great Lakes shipwrecks ( )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This Web site invites visitors to explore the fascinating shipwrecks that have been found at the bottom of Wisconsin's Great Lakes. Follow a chronicle of shipwreck exploration as underwater archaeologists examine the second-largest wooden vessel ever to sail the Great Lakes, check out the video collection, or purchase waterproof plastic site guides to 18 of Wisconsin's Lake Michigan and Lake Superior shipwrecks
Wisconsin Korean War stories ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Veterans of the Korean War from Wisconsin share memories of their experiences in what is often referred to as the "forgotten war."
Fill'er up the glory days of Wisconsin gas stations ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through photographs, film and interviews this documentary looks at vintage gas stations as icons of architecture, economics and pop culture
African American periodicals, 1825-1995 ( )
in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
African American Periodicals, 1825-1995 features more than 170 wide-ranging periodicals by and about African Americans
Bottoms up Wisconsin's historic bars and breweries ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explore the rich history of Wisconsin's taverns and breweries, from the earliest stagecoach stops to the German brewing empires in Milwaukee. Wisconsin is a tavern state and its bars and breweries have provided a place for communites to gather, offered a home for new immigrants, shaped local politics and influenced generations of families in the state
Roster by Wisconsin Council for Local History ( )
in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dictionary of Wisconsin history ( )
in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"These names of hundreds of people, places, things and events occur in many writings about Wisconsin history. Each is briefly defined here, and a source in which it is used or explained is cited."
"Safeguarding a public legacy" : report of the Library-Archives Study Committee, January, 2003 by Wisconsin Historical Society ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historic photos of Madison by Donald J Johnson ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Border forays and adventures : from the manuscripts of Lyman Copeland Draper and the Wisconsin Historical Society by Lyman Copeland Draper ( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Index to Rock County, Wisconsin marriages, 1841-1907 by Judy Vezzetti ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wisconsin hometown stories ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The story of one of the state's oldest cities. The story of "Wisconsin" begins here well before the first Europeans arrived at the mouth of the Fox River. Native Americans lived off the bounty of the land, woods and lake to be followed by waves of immigration, ever-adapting commercial enterprises, and the birth of a scrappy football team that has built a legend."--Package
Wisconsin hometown stories ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of social and political reform, dynamic business development and the ground-breaking people of Janesville. Follow the evolution of Janesville from its early days as a growing community on the Rock River to the present
When Wisconsin was New France ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses a collection of 17th century maps in an examination of the relationships between French voyageurs and Native Americans in Wisconsin. Describes the early French trade and religious missions, the Indian cultures that they encountered, the role of Jean Nicolet and of the Jesuit priests, the Metis, and how the maps illustrate the French influence in the area
Wisconsin hometown stories ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follow the evolution of Manitowoc and Two Rivers, whose cultures, commerce and recreation have been shaped by the neighboring Lake Michigan. Film and interviews tell the stories of the cities' native settlements, evolving industries and customs of resiliency and innovation
 
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controlled identity State Historical Society of Wisconsin

Wisconsin. Wisconsin Historical Society
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English (52)
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