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All Wisconsin National Register of Historic Places listings are searchable on our website.

These are static lists and may not convey the most current information about a property.

The Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory will tell you if your property is listed, individually or contributing to a historic district.

Eligible properties must retain the essential physical appearance of the period in which they were important, and meet one of four criteria.

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About Our Death Records

Pre-1907 Vital Records Collection

Browse our online index of over 400,000 pre-1907 state-level death records and see full death records on microfilm at the Society's library.

The Society’s museum collections include 110,000 historical objects and about 500,000 archaeological items that document the history of Wisconsin.

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About Our Maps and Atlases

Explore our physical and digital collections of more than 25,000 maps and atlases, which focus on Wisconsin, the Midwest, the U.S. and Canada.

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About Our Birth Records

Pre-1907 Vital Records Collection

Explore this index of over 1 million pre-1907 state-level birth records to locate full records on microfilm reels.

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About Our Marriage Records

Pre-1907 Vital Records Collection

Browse our online index of over 1 million pre-1907 marriage records and see full marriage records on microfilm at the Society's library.

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About Our Immigration Records

Explore our physical and digital collection of naturalization records for Wisconsin and passenger lists for the U.S. and Canada.

Search digital records on more than 133,000 historic buildings, structures and objects throughout Wisconsin.

Explore millions of pre-1907 Wisconsin Vital Records. Copies are also available for purchase.

How to request a preliminary evaluation of National Register eligibility.

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About Our Obituaries

Explore our physical and digital collections of thousands of Wisconsin obituaries.

Explore our Visual Materials collection of nearly 3 million images in more than 6,000 collections. Over 80,000 images are available online.

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About Our Census Records

Explore our physical and digital collections of census records for the U.S., Wisconsin, Canada and special U.S. Federal Schedules.

These consultants are available to help you prepare your National Register of Historic Places nomination.

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About Our Wisconsin Name Index

Use the Wisconsin Name Index to browse obituaries, newspaper clippings and biographical book excerpts.

Help recover artifacts stolen from the Wisconsin Historical Museum

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About Our Cemetery Records

The Society owns many small groups of published and unpublished records from churches and from public and private cemeteries around Wisconsin.
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