Aug 2 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Author Peter Shrake discusses the changes that swept the Wisconsin frontier in the early to mid-1800s, through the life of Indian Agent John Kinzie.

Aug 9 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

WCFTR film archivist Amy Sloper shares audiovisual pieces from the collection, including a little-seen clip of Frank Lloyd Wright on a national talk show.

Aug 16 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Join historian Sergio González as he discusses the formation of Milwaukee’s first Mexican community in the early twentieth century.

Aug 23 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Author Mary Antoine discusses the Battle of Prairie du Chien, a three-day siege that took place as part of the War of 1812.

Aug 30 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Sail through the history of shipping on the Great Lakes with author Ann Lewis, the daughter of a long-time captain.

Sep 20 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Dr. Ken Cameron shares the history of the Wisconsin State Herbarium, founded in 1849 and now the 11th largest herbarium in the Americas.

Oct 4 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Daniel Einstein, historic and cultural resources manager at UW-Madison, untangles the legends and mysteries linked to Camp Randall Memorial Park.

Oct 18 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Robert Booth Fowler will share his insights into the history of Wisconsin's voting patterns as the nation looks towards the election in November.

Nov 1 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Tom Caw shares materials from the Wisconsin Music Archives and recounts the life of Charles Henry Mills.

Nov 15 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Enjoy a culinary tour of the late 19th century with actual menus and recipes from the Dousman family, who built and lived at Villa Louis.


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