Politician and Industrialist

Biography of Walter Jodok Koher, politician and founder of the Kohler Company.

How Industry Transformed the State

Discover how skilled industries like ship building and paper milling transformed Wisconsin history.

Historical Essay

Women's History in Wisconsin

Provides a comprehensive summary of women's history in Wisconsin and contains primary sources from the 16th century to the early 21st century.

From Whaling to Coal Burning

Discover how man-made lighting has become a common part of our everyday lives.

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