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Anyone can apply for a Wisconsin Historical Marker by submitting a completed application form. Read how to do it step-by-step.

National History Day Competitions

A generic judge orientation outline used at the state event and at several regional events in Wisconsin

Submission Guidelins

The Wisconsin Historical Society and the Wisconsin State Genealogical Society invite nominations of published genealogies of Wisconsin families

Learn how to get started with an advocacy effort to save historic buildings and resources in your community

Guide or Instruction

Heritage and Preservation Caucuses

An Effective Tool to Advocate for Historic Preservation Public Policies

Caucuses offers the structure to create new programs and policies that respond to ever-changing preservation needs.

Make the most of your meeting with an elected official or political staffer by takinge the right actions before, during, and after the meeting.

One way to attract and keep donors in your nonprofit organization is to operate with transparency.

Guide or Instruction

About the Public Program Award

Submission Guidelines

The Wisconsin Historical Society invites nominations for an award that honors outstanding work in a new Wisconsin history public program.

National History Day in Wisconsin

Learn what an annotated bibliography is and the steps to create one

How to identify water-related issues and ways to keep water away from the foundation of a historic building.

Your historic preservation group can work with your local government to advocate for a historic preservation ordinance and commission.

Use press releases and media advisories to alert the media about your historic preservation group's newsworthy events.

Your historic preservation group can boost its public profile by incorporating a public relations mindset into daily communications.

Email is still the simplest, most effective tool for reaching out to supporters of your historic preservation advocacy work.

The best way to handle a historic preservation problem that gets a lot of public exposure is to turn it into a PR opportunity.

Your nonprofit organization's history includes valuable information and insights - your institutional memory - that should not be lost to time.

Guide or Instruction

Weatherizing Your Historic House

Learn methods to weatherize a historic building and practices to avoid.

Even if your nonprofit organization is staffed entirely by volunteers, your group must create a budget to operate effectively.

Preservation is very much about people, and many reporters are looking for human-interest stories that inspire others. Learn how to create those stories.

Explore guidelines for building an addition to a historic house while preserving its historic character.
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