1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10

Learn how to get started with an advocacy effort to save historic buildings and resources in your community

Your entire nonprofit board can be paralyzed by the bad behavior and negative attitude of even one board member.

A charette might be your best tool when your historic preservation group is is faced with a problem that requires a community solution

Submission Guidelins

The Wisconsin Historical Society and the Wisconsin State Genealogical Society invite nominations of published genealogies of Wisconsin families

The passion that fuels advocacy work can also lead to friction and conflict among the staff, board members, and volunteers of a nonprofit organization.

Before you sign the paperwork to form a new historic preservation group, learn about your supporters and community.

Your historic preservation group can work with your local government to advocate for a historic preservation ordinance and commission.

Learn about some of the challenges your group my face as it moves through stages of development.

Learn best practices to maintain and/or replace the original furnace in your historic house.

Your advocacy group's message for historic preservation will have more impact if the people who deliver know how to be clear, rational, and appealing.

Government Relations for Historic Preservation Advocates, Part 1 of 2

Your historic preservation advocacy group can accomplish great things by building a good relationship with government officials.

Learn helpful tips for hiring the right contractor for a historic rehabilitation project.

To make a case for historic preservation in your community, you must understand your audience

Insulate and seal walls in your historic house to improve energy efficiency.

Submission Guidelines

The Wisconsin Historical Records Advisory Board (WHRAB) and the Wisconsin Historical Society invite nominations for the Governor's Archives Awards

Your historic preservation group has many options to seek funding for preservation-related arts and humanities projects.

Submission Guidelines

The Wisconsin Historical Society invites nominations for its Wisconsin History Website Award.

Conflict will be inevitable in your nonprofit organization, but avoiding a conflict will only waste time and drive people away from your organization.

Your public statement for historic preservation must do two things: be highly persuasive, and draw listeners into your cause.

National History Day Competitions

A generic judge orientation outline used at the state event and at several regional events in Wisconsin
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10

Have Questions?

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: