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Discover historical details and explore our online collections related to Lancaster, Wisconsin.

Learn the basic history of Wisconsin

Historical Essay

Black History in Wisconsin

Read about Black history in Wisconsin. There are many links to original documents, pictures, eyewitness accounts, and other primary sources.

A Wisconsin Civil War Story

A Short History of Wisconsin

Read about immigration and economic growth in 19th-century Wisconsin.

Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Lawyer, Politician

The Extinction of a Species

Read about how the species of passenger pigeons became extinct. Follow links to short essays on the topic and view a collection of images.

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.

Grant County Rural Schools

Read the history of Pleasant Ridge, Wisconsin, a unique a community developed by freed Southern African American slaves in the mid-19th century.

View images of regional singers and musicians from the Helene Stratman-Thomas folk music project.

Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin

Learn about how the Wisconsin Free Library Commission helped to establish and improve free public libraries in Wisconsin.

Ever wonder why beer is so popular in Wisconsin? Wisconsin history is full of breweries and beer.

Discover historical details and explore our online collections related to Platteville, Wisconsin.

View many photographs of Cassville Wisconsin's varied river life, taken by Frank W. Feiker
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