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View original documents, lesson plans, classroom activities and background essays on key events in Wisconsin history.

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About Our Church Records

Learn how to search and access our Church Records Collections.

See an overview of the Society's Draper Manuscript Collection.

Explore our physical and digital collections of local and county histories for Wisconsin, the U.S. and Canada.

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About Our Civil War Collections

Explore our physical and online collections of Civil War materials including Wisconsin regimental histories, maps, casualty lists, lettters and more.

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About Our Social Action Collection

See an overview of the Society's Social Action holdings.

Learn how to access and explore the McCormick-International Harvester Collection.

Exquisite examples of significant maps related to New France and French Great Lakes exploration, early maps of Florida and Mexico, later maps of Wisconsin.

See an overview and learn how to access the state archives and government records.

Oral Histories

Explore this online oral history collection to hear firsthand accounts from Holocaust survivors who settled in Wisconsin.

The richest resource about Sen. William Proxmire's life and times. Unpublished papers fill over 200 boxes, more than 7,500 pages are available online.

See an overview of the Society's North American History Collection.

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About Our Obituaries

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

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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.

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Indian Language Manuscripts Guide

Follow links to documents by missionaries, traders, Indian agents, linguists and anthropologists which help preserve more than 20 endangered languages.

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About Our Paintings

Wisconsin Historical Museum Collections

Explore our collection of paintings, many of which can be viewed online.

More than 2,000 feature articles totaling more than 30,000 pages are online.

The Society owns one of the nation's richest collections of Civil Rights movement records, including more than 100 manuscript collections on Freedom Summer

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Local Government Records

Learn about our local government records holdings and how to access them.

Search digital records on more than 140,000 historic buildings, structures and objects throughout Wisconsin.
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