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These consultants are available to help you research historic buildings and archaeological sites.

Form or Application

Archaeology Site Forms

Find information for completing Wisconsin archaeology site forms.

A Guide for Archaeologists

Ensure you are complying with Wisconsin's burial sites laws.

Learn what the standards and expectations are for archaeologists working within Wisconsin's human burial sites.

Submit this form for placement on the Wisconsin list of professional archaeologists.

What steps should you take to research burial sites prior to conducting a field project? Read more to find out.

Learn who serves on the Wisconsin Historic Preservation Review Board and when they meet.

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.

Instructions for consultants requesting consideration for federally funded subgrant projects.

Download the public land permit required to conduct archaeology on all non-federal public land in Wisconsin.

Guide or Instruction

Survey Manual

Find guidance for undertaking architectural and historical surveys in Wisconsin.

Learn about current Wisconsin Historical Society guidelines for the documentation of human burial sites.

Learn about the procedures for handling publicly-owned or abandoned burial sites.

Find contact information for Tribal Historic Preservation Officers (THPO).

A list of resources for professionals recommended by the Division of Historic Preservation-Public History.

How to request a preliminary evaluation of National Register eligibility.

Don't panic! Stop what you are doing and read this article. The Wisconsin Historical Society can help.

A list of resources for professionals recommended by the Division of Historic Preservation-Public History.

Download the Wisconsin Historical Society and DOT Determination of Eligibility Form.

Download the Wisconsin-preferred National Register form.
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