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Review different types of storm doors and learn how to find the right one for your historic building.

General Information

West Foundation Grants

Ruth St. John and John Dunham West Foundation, Inc.

This grant supports organizations through the financial promotion of humanitarian, educational, charitable, cultural and civic or public purposes.

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Historic Preservation Grants

The 1772 Foundation

This grant provides funds for the rebailitation and preservation of historic buldings throughout the United States.

Working Within the Boundaries of Cemeteries and Mound Groups

Do you need to disturb a cemetery or mound group? Planning to build, plant, or work in a cemetery or Native American mound group? Read this first.

Review types of gutters and maintenance tips for gutters on your historic house.

Explore the most common problems you may encounter with your stucco exterior.

What to do if you notice a human burial site being destroyed or damaged.

Learn about the best roof ventilation solutions.

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History and Culture Grants

National Park Service

The National Park Service provides funding for the preservation, acquisition, and interpretation of various historic and cultural resources.

Learn how to prepare metal surfaces for painting.

Learn about best practices to preserve and maintain your decorative plaster features.

Read an overview of role of state statutes and see the compendium of primary state historic preservation laws (PDF).

Explore best practices for painting your historic building.

Who They Are and How to Join

Do you have an interest in protecting a particular cemetery or type of burial site? Learn why you should apply for the Registry of Interested Persons.

Learn more about this list of known human burial sites in Wisconsin.

Review the reasons to preserve the original wood features on your historic building.

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Herzfeld Foundation Grants

Herzfeld Foundation

The Herzfeld Foundation makes grants available in the areas of Arts and Culture, Education, and Civic Improvment

Identify the form and style of your building so you can successfully preserve, maintain and restore it.

Find answers to the most common questions about Wisconsin Historical Markers.

Find a marker’s official number, its official name and location. Also includes a map index code corresponding to the Wisconsin Official State Highway Map.
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