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Date:  date unknown

Description: People involved in activity at the Wonewoc Spiritualist Camp. A "Test" being performed to see if a medium was authentic.

Date: 1889 ca.

Description: A view of the facade and side of the Morris Pratt Institute. The roof line has an ornate iron railing running around its perimeter and the railings on the...

Morris Pratt was a well known psychic medium whose legacy is his eponymous spiritualist institution in Whitewater, known locally as "Pratt's Folly."

The first and only manifestation The Virgin Mary in the United States confirmed by Vatican officials happened near Green Bay.

Historical Object

Spiritulalist's Seance Robe

Date:  date unknown

Description: A seance robe worn by Louise Parke during her work as a Spiritualist in Wisconsin.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Spiritualists in Wonewoc, Wisconsin, are setting controls for a medium by tying the arms and taping the mouth of a man.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A "Test" being performed to see if a medium was authentic.

Discover Juliet Severance, the free-thinking Whitewater physician who was involved with the anti-slavery movement, temperance, and women's rights.

When and where did The Gideons International really begin? There are more answers then you would think. Give this a read and decide for yourself.

Learn about the most successful Utopian community in Wisconsin and the interesting fact that it was born in the wake of a failed doomsday prediction.

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: View of the Morris Pratt Institute, a mansard-style structure.

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