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Wisconsin Magazine of History

This issue includes articles on the Civil War hospital at Prairie du Chien, the story of the friendship between photographer H. H. Bennett and his mentor, William H. Metcalf, Madison's Neighborhood House, Barbara Ellen Joy and her Joy Camps for girls, and a book excerpt describing how a teenaged Frank Kovac developed a love for astronomy that later led to his creation of a planetarium in the north woods of Wisconsin.

Wisconsin Magazine of History

This issue includes articles on the Babcock Hall Dairy Store at UW-Madison, a brief history of Marshall and Ilsley Bank and more.

Wisconsin Magazine of History

This issue includes articles on Milwaukee's NAACP Youth Council Commandos, the sinking of the steamship Atlantic, Franz Holzhuber's Wisconsin sketches, Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne's farm at Ten Chimneys, and a sampling of the Wisconsin folklore collected by WPA writers during the Great Depression.

Wisconsin Magazine of History

This issue includes articles on reformer Juliet Severance, Milwaukee mayor Daniel Webster Hoan, photographs of the early years of Harley-Davidson, the development of the railroads in 19th century Wisconsin and more.


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