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Submission Guidelines

The Wisconsin Historical Society invites nominations for its Wisconsin History Website Award.

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.

Many tools are available to help your historic preservation group produce and share rich and engaging multimedia content on the web.

Explore information about caring for the clay tile roof on your historic house.

National History Day in Wisconsin

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

Learn how to repair ceramic tiles in your historic house.

Understanding Your Community's Values about Historic Resources, Part 2 of 2

Your historic preservation advocacy work will be most effective if you match your efforts to your community's values on historic resources.

Learn best practices to maintain and/or replace the original furnace in your historic house.

Follow this 5-step inspection to determine if your historic house or building needs new electrical wiring.

Helpful tips for using the Wisconsin Historical Society Website

Watch and learn as a Society reference librarian shares search tips for using our website.

Read about techniques to help you develop a well-written historical marker inscription.

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

National History Day in Wisconsin

See examples of interview questions that judges may ask students at National History Day in Wisconsin competitions

To make sure the first board meeting of your new nonprofit organization is a success, you'll have to plan a busy agenda.

Use these five tools to craft a convincing message to advocate for historic preservation in your community.

Learn what it takes to organize a new historical society and how to become affilitaed with the Wisconsin Historical Society.

Learn how to repair mortar on your historic brick, stone or stucco building.

Awareness of IP and nonprofit copyright laws will help you protect your organization's reputation and brand.

Insulate and seal walls in your historic house to improve energy efficiency.

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Death Records Research Tips

Learn tips for using death records for family history research.
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