1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10

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

Guide or Instruction

Weatherizing Your Historic House

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

National History Day in Wisconsin

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

Steps for repairing the glazing compound in historic windows in order to improve energy efficiency.

NHD Teacher Essentials

Download the annual theme book for this year, published by the national NHD program.

Guide or Instruction

Cemetery Records Research Tips

Learn tips for using cemetery records for family history research.

Submission Guidelins

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

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

By using a committee governance structure, your nonprofit board can divide up its work into more manageable tasks.

Student Guides to NHD

Learn about creating a National History Day exhibit

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

The first steps to start a new nonprofit organization in Wisconsin are the same, regardless of the new organization’s purpose and mission.

Guide or Instruction

Marriage Records Research Tips

Learn tips for using marriage records for family history research.

Guide or Instruction

Passenger Lists Research Tips

Learn tips for using passenger lists for family history research.

Submission Guidelines

The Wisconsin Historical Records Advisory Board (WHRAB) and the Wisconsin Historical Society invite nominations for the Governor's Archives Awards

Helpful tips for using the Wisconsin Historical Society Website

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

Explore methods of assessing the exterior condition of your historic building.

A potential Wisconsin Historical Marker must meet the criteria for the marker topic and where it will be located.

Learn how to repair ceramic tiles in your historic house.

Your public statement for historic preservation must do two things: be highly persuasive, and draw listeners into your cause.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at: