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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.

Common questions about the Wisconsin Historical Society Web Archives collection.

Do you want to see if anyone from your state or community participated in the 1964 Freedom Summer Project? Search over 1,600 names.

Do you have a three-dimensional object that relates in a significant way to the history or prehistory of Wisconsin? See the other criteria needed to donate

Winter 2014-2015 Issue, Volume 98, Number 2

Explore the contents of the current issue of the Wisconsin Magazine of History.

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

General Information

Location and Directions

For Headquarters, Library, Archives and Program Offices

All the information you need to travel to the Society's headquarters building.

General Information

Visitor Amenities

For Headquarters, Library, Archives and Program Offices

The Society offers large, comfortable work spaces, wireless access, lockers and many other amenities to visitors.

Learn about the Wisconsin Historical Society's award-winning, full color, quarterly magazine. Published since 1917.

General Information

Donating an Item or Collection

Learn the process for donating an item or collection to the Society.

Learn about working with and finding professionals to conserve or preserve your family heirlooms and art.

Follow the progression of key events before, during and after Freedom Summer. Contains links to original documents

Brief descriptions and links to original documents created by CORE, SNCC, COFO, local residents, volunteers and opponents. Organized by topic

General Information

Area Research Center Network

14 Locations Statewide

Learn about the Area Research Center Network in Wisconsin, which includes fourteen regional research centers.


Explore the wide range of subjects collected by the Wisconsin Historical Society Library-Archives.

General Information

Collections Overview

Learn about the collection areas of the Wisconsin Historical Society's Library-Archives.

Defining Permission and Copyright

Learn about obtaining permission and the copyright laws that apply to images purchased from the Wisconsin Historical Society.

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

Learn about the Wisconsin Historical Society Web Archives (Archive-It) collection.
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