1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10
.

Historical Essay

Zellinger, Vincent J. 1902

Politician and Activist

Discover the history of Vincent J. Zellinger

Religious Leader, Politician and Self-proclaimed Monarch

Biography of James Jesse Strang, American religious leader, politician and self-proclaimed monarch of a faction of the Latter Day Saint movement.

Wisconsin Civil War Officer, U.S. Marshall, Business Owner

Increase Lapham's Cartes-de-visite Collection

View this magnificent collection of 19th century famous scientists collected by Wisconsin naturalist Increase Lapham.

Historical Essay

Gay History in Wisconsin

Contains links to relevant articles.

The 1849 Sketches of James F. Wilkins

View this selection of drawings by James F. Wilkins, created on his journey on the Overland Trail from Missouri to Califonia in 1849.

Historical Essay

Shiloh, Battle of

Civil War Battle Summary

Learn about Wisconsin's role in one of the bloodiest battles during the Civil War. This article includes links to related documents and images.

fur trader, pioneer land speculator

Brief biography of [Jean] Joseph Rolette (1781 - 1842).

Historical Essay

Rosaline Peck's Violin

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Violin and bow played by Madison, Wisconsin pioneer Rosaline Peck, 1830s. (Museum object #1969.304.2,A)

Historical Essay

Hull

Origin of Hull, Wisconsin

Discover the history of Hull, Wisconsin.

Brief biography of fomer WI governor William Augustus Barstow (1813 - 1865).

Historical Essay

Jimmy the Groundhog

Brief description of Jimmy the Groundhog.

Learn about the history of Wisconsin between the years 1700-1749.

Argument and an Unpopular Choice

Discover how Madison became the capitol city during the first Wisconsin territorial convention

A Wisconsin Civil War Story

Historical Essay

Onalaska

Origin of Onalaska, Wisconsin

Discover the history of Onalaska, Wisconsin.

Term: Algoma [origin of place name] in the Dictionary of Wisconsin History

A Brief Introduction to Ojibwe Bands of Lake Superior Chippewa

Read about the six bands of Wisconsin Lake Superior Chippewa. Learn more on each band's website about their history, culture, and more.

A Wisconsin Civil War Story

Historical Essay

Monona

Origin of Monona, Wisconsin

Discover the history of Monona, Wisconsin
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.