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Review methods of removing paint and managing lead paint in your historic building.

See the top maintenance practices you can follow to prevent a costly rehabilitation project.

Learn how to remove and replace individual wood shingles on your historic house.

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.

Blogging can be a useful communication tool for your historic preservation group to share its advocacy message with a large online audience.

Learn tips for using our collections of over 40,000 published family histories for geneaology research.

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

Learn about assessing the condition of the structure, floors, ceilings, walls and fixtures of a historic building.

Learn about ice damming and how to prevent it.

Partnerships for Historic Preservation Advocacy, Part 1 of 2

Your historic preservation advocacy group can maximize its impact on your community by finding a partner to expand your talent and expertise.

Get to Know Your Elected Officials and their Staff

Government outreach for advocates means two things: establishing relationships with the right people, and knowing who does what.

A charette might be your best tool when your historic preservation group is is faced with a problem that requires a community solution

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Marriage Records Research Tips

Learn tips for using marriage records for family history research.

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Contributor Guidelines

How To Submit Manuscripts to Wisconsin Magazine of History

Learn the guidelines for proper submission of manuscripts to be considered for publication in Wisconsin Magazine of History.

Bylaws provide an operating framework for your new nonprofit organization.

Explore this in-depth online training for preservation commissioners.

Social events and educational programs are two of the best ways to build membership in your historic preservation organization.

Submission Guidelines

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

Student Guides to NHD

Learn about creating a National History Day performance
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