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Related Resources

Click on the links below to learn more about these resources. All offer online materials plus many more physical materials in the Society's Library and Archives.

16,000 historical and biographical articles published between 1860 and 1940 from hundreds of Wisconsin local newspapers. All are available online.

The Society houses more than 25,000 maps and atlases in its Archives. More than 3,000 are available for viewing online.

The Society's Archives holds approximately 3 million images across more than 6,000 collections. Over 75,000 images are available for viewing online.

Thousands of documents have been collected over 150 years. Roughly 25,000 pages of original documents are available online. More than 35,000 Wisconsin soldiers, civilians and prominent figures are mentioned.

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Area Research Centers

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Guides and Instructions

Two Girls Sitting on Bench, 1885. WHI 86865.

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About Our Collections

Learn more about our family history collections and the resources located in our Library, our Archives and online.