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Partnerships for Historic Preservation Advocacy, Part 2 of 2

Your historic preservation advocacy group can ensure your partnerships are mutually rewarding by preparing to manage the inevitable challenges.

Government Relations for Historic Preservation Advocates, Part 1 of 2

Your historic preservation advocacy group can accomplish great things by building a good relationship with government officials.

Each year member readers vote for the best original article of the volume year of the Wisconsin Magazine of History

National History Day in Wisconsin

Check out a sample schedule to help you prepare for your own National History Day event

Learn how to start researching your family history using our physical and online family history resources.

Learn how to use our newspapers, obituaries and biographical articles for genealogy research.

Student Guides to NHD

Learn about creating a National History Day documentary

Your nonprofit preservation organization can find funding opportunities and lots of support from the National Trust for Historic Preservation.

Directions for replacing a broken or rotted sash cord in a historic window.

Social media has become so common that your historic preservation organization may appear out of touch if you do not use it in your operations.

Compiled by the Wisconsin Historical Records Advisory Board

Find helpful information on managing local historical records.

Your advocacy group's message for historic preservation will have more impact if the people who deliver know how to be clear, rational, and appealing.

Asking for money is never easy, but these tips suggest some easy ways to ask people to support your nonprofit organization.

Organizing a Publicity Event, Part 1 of 2

A publicity event is an ideal way for your historic preservation group to communicate information about a newsworthy or milestone event

Questions to Get You Started

Use these questions to develop a well-documented, comprehensive text for your marker inscription.

Steps for removing non-historic replacement siding on a historic building.

Bylaws provide an operating framework for your new nonprofit organization.

If your nonprofit board forms a governance committee, it will serve as your board’s conscience and ensure your board lives up to its potential.

Guide or Instruction

Why Nonprofit Boards Fail

Nonprofit boards typically fail for one of two reasons: they lose sight of their mission, or they don't adapt to change.

Guide or Instruction

Writing a Process Paper

National History Day in Wisconsin

Learn about how to write the process paper for NHD.
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