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Read about Earth Day's founder, Gaylord Nelson, a Wisconsin senator and early environmentalist.

Snapshots of Daily Life

Study this collection of family photos and see a natural, simple view of everyday life in early 20th-century Randolph, Wisconsin.

View images of regional singers and musicians from the Helene Stratman-Thomas folk music project.

Photographer David Giffey Captures Details of Migrant Worker Life

Learn about migrant worker life in Wisconsin and Texas captured by Wisconsin-born photojournalist David Giffey.

View this image collection of the Wisconsin Democratic Senator William Proxmire.

Circus images from the 1860s to the 1960s.

Automobiles in Wisconsin History

Read about the evolution of the automotive industry and the drastic changes in manufacturing work, road infrastructure, the economy and American culture.

The "Teenie Weenies" cartoons enchanted readers of all ages for more than 50 years. View this selection of cartoons by William Donahey.

Lee una breva historia de Lucha por la Justicia para los Trabajadores Agrícolas.

Underground Newspapers of the 1960s and 1970s

Images of the Wisconsin Historical Society's collection of underground newspapers.

The Civil War sketches of Alexander Simplot were reproduced as engravings for use in newspapers.

Explore history and images of beekeeping in Wisconsin.

Historical Essay

Angora - Image Gallery Essay

Rabbit Raising in German Concentration Camps

View this unusual photo album, the cover of which is made of angora rabbit wool, to see how the rabbits were raised in concentration camps.

An early view of how a large corporation marketed a valuable piece of technology provides insight into contemporary views of consumerism and industry.

View many photographs of Cassville Wisconsin's varied river life, taken by Frank W. Feiker

Carrie Chapman Catt: A Life of Service

View Carrie Chapman Catt's glass lantern slides from her travels as an activist for women's rights and world peace.

Black-and-white photographs taken and printed by Civil War-era photographer George N. Barnard.

Ever wonder why beer is so popular in Wisconsin? Wisconsin history is full of breweries and beer.

View a large gallery of Wisconsin residents playing: bowling, dancing, curling, sailing, skateboarding, skating, skiing and snowmobiling.
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