Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Description: That cottage all with melting roses —It was such fun to think ahead of it,to condition all that air with smokesudsand pick the mud out of o...
Description: Dearest Daughter,The year is flown.We can't compete and we stand alone
Description: White horses, white fences that money can't buy
Description: An unhappy majoritysome of whom voted for frivolous reasonsreflected the north/south splitIn their nascent paranoia, they preached their vi...
Description: The fife and drum are not so innocentthe vulture's eye is on the dance
Description: Hang hope still higher, let it ringSpend every care this dayfor hope itself must decorate the dream
Description: Our side of the fence is all dovetail — where theywinked and upset the story-book, that'sover on your sideHuge log attracts a loyal fan clu...
Description: If everything stopped dead — watches, tickers, hands — on every island something new would bloomand another age begin
Description: Against the prescience of disaster is the safety of even numbers
Description: A word without momentum that settled on a note of calmcaught windand spun its venom into froth, to coola Sunday afternoon in June
Description: The visionaries: slightly seeing as many improvementsas there are egos to reckon with
Description: Well-scrubbed proprieties, in no dangerexcept the possible over-minding of their own mannersor being out-voted by Activists
Description: For any master line drawn fine enough or spoken welllet us call all professionals to wear the laureland deck the Halls of Fame
Date: date unknown
Description: The style of reachings, temporal or spiritual, for transformation of the earthThe chapel of Rockford Female Seminary, later Rockford College, 1889-...
Description: Unkind to speak of the ancestral vocabulary as dream-talk,unkind to wake the dreamer
Description: When we built our housewe couldn't afford it, but we built everything the bestIt's our fortune, and I am so very thankfulA rockAn ark...
Description: As a sporting proposition of gaiety infused with taxesno modern culture could survivewithout a touch of France
Description: Years ago, there was a man-sound from the hills, and a lifetime laterits aged and legendary echo
Description: The buildup of Answers took many yearsOn Saturday the band was stilledand Monday morning they tore it downleaving front and back of another...
Description: Let us be wrong in all our judgmentsAt that fine point We cannot quite believethe steps between the superstitionsThe feathers, the little e...
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2015 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706