Historic map of Jeffereson County showing Azatalan and a historic home.

Resources for Preservation Professionals

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Historic Preservation - Forms and Guidelines

See the most current list of intensive architectural surveys completed in Wisconsin.

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

Instructions for consultants requesting consideration for federally funded subgrant projects.

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

Guide or Instruction

Survey Manual

Find guidance for undertaking architectural and historical surveys in Wisconsin.
Archaeology - Forms and Guidelines

Form or Application

Archaeology Site Forms

Find information for completing Wisconsin archaeological site forms.

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

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

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

A Guide for Public Archeology in Wisconsin

Download the Wisconsin Archeological Survey Guidelines.

Learn how archaeologists request approval from the Director of the Wisconsin Historical Society
Lists of Consultants
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These lists include contact information for architecture and history consultants, archaeologists approved to work with human burials and archaeologists qualified to analyze human remains.

These consultants are available to help you research historic buildings and archaeological sites.
Historic Preservation Database
A sampling of the historic archeaological sites and buildings in the Wisconsin Historic Preservation Database.

Learn how to access the WHPD database.

Access Information

See fees and registration information for the Wisconsin Historic Preservation Database (WHPD).

Have Questions?

For questions about Archaeology forms and guidelines please contact John Broihahn by phone at 608-264-6496 or by email below:

For questions about Historic Preservation forms and guidelines please contact Joe DeRose by phone at 608-264-6512 or by email below: