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Term: Conta, Dennis J. 1940


(Dem.), 25th Assembly District. Born Milwaukee, March 24, 1940; married. Grad. Pulaski high school; B.A. Ripon college 1962; M.S.W. UW-Milwaukee 1966; M.P.A. Harvard univ. 1968. Urban affairs consultant Metropolitan Milw. Assn. of Commerce; former project director for peace corps, lecturer in business admin. at UW-Milw. Served in army 1962-64. Elected to assembly since 1968. Biennial committee assignments: 1975 - Jt. Com. on finance (assembly chm., also chm. 1973, mbr. 1971); Com. on employment relations (also 1973); bd. on govt. operations (chm,, also chm. 1973); legis. council (also 1973); claims bd. (also 1973). 1973 - legis. council's special Com. on review of performance and program audit procedures and special Com. on education program review project. 1971 - third reading (chm.); council on drug abuse; legis. council's adv. Com. on the Milw. public school system; gov.'s Com. on 1971 priorities for commerce and industry; gov.'s task force on health planning and policy; gov.'s no-fault legis. adv. Com. 1969 - public welfare, and jt. interim Com. Telephone: (414) 962-3118. Mailing address: 122 South, State Capitol, Madison 53702. (Blue Book 1975)

The Wisconsin Historical Society has manuscripts related to this topic. See the catalog description of the Dennis J. Conta Papers for details.

[Source: Blue book]

128 records found

Adams County
American Journeys
Arabs in Wisconsin
architecture in Wisconsin
Arena, Iowa Co.
Arena, Village of, Iowa Co.
Army Lake (historical), Walworth Co.
Aztalan State Park (Historic Marker Erected 1964)
Aztalan, Jefferson Co.
Bad Axe (county)
Big Prairie, Waushara Co.
Black River Valley (Historic Marker Erected 1976)
Boaz Mastodon (Historic Marker Erected 1995)
boiler (railroads)
Bradley, Gordon R. 1921
Brentwood, Battle of
bridge (maritime)
Brown County [origin of place name]
Buettner, Carol A. 1948
bungalow (architecture)
Burlington Nothern Ore Docks (Historic Marker Erec
Bush, the
Calumet County [origin of place name]
Cedarburg [brief history]
Clark, Charles Benjamin 1844 - 1891
Comstock, George Cary 1855 - 1934
Conta, Dennis J. 1940
Court Oreilles (Historic Marker Erected 1955)
Cutler, Gen. Lysander (1808-1866)
Dane County [origin of place name]
Dartford [origin of place name]
Dheinsville Settlement (Historic Marker Erected 19
Dodgeville, Iowa Co.
Downtown Sheboygan Falls Historic District (Histor
farina (farming)
Farmington [origin of place name]
First State Fair, October 1-2, 1851 (Historic Mark
First Teachers' Training School in Wisconsin (Hist
flatcar (railroads)
floods in Wisconsin
Fort Howard, Brown Co.
Fort Winnebago (Historic Marker Erected 1957)
forty (survey)
Foti, Steven M. 1958
Green Bay (city), Brown Co.
Green Bay [brief history]
Green Lake, Green Lake Co.
Greenbush Addition, Dane Co.
Hahn, Eugene 1929
Hart, Edwin Bret 1874 - 1953
Highground Veterans Memorial (Historic Marker Erec
Historic Cedarburg (Historic Marker Erected 1988)
Houdini, Harry 1874 - 1926
Hoxie, Vinnie Ream 1847 - 1914
Huber, Gregory B. 1956
Hurricane, Grant Co.
Iowa County [origin of place name]
Jefferson County [origin of place name]
Jesuit Relations
Jews in Wisconsin
Katakittekon Lake.
Katakittekon region
Kewaunee County [origin of place name]
Kumlien, Thure Ludwig Theodore 1819 - 1888
La Crosse, La Crosse Co.
La Pointe, Ashland Co.
Lac Vieux Desert, Vilas Co.
Lake Koshkonong Effigy Mounds (Historic Marker Ere
Lalemant, Fr. Jérôme (Hierosme), 1593-1673
Lizard Mound County Park (Historic Marker Erected
lodes (mining)
Madison, Dane Co.
marl (mining)
Menasha, Winnebago Co.
Menominee River
Mifflin, Iowa Co.
Mineral Point, Iowa Co.
Nagawicka Lake, Waukesha Co.
Nemahbin Lakes
Nicolet National Forest (Historic Marker Erected 1
Ocooch [origin of place name]
Panzer, Mary E. 1951
Petrified Man Hoax
pilothouse (maritime)
Platteville, Grant Co.
Plymouth, Town of, Sheboygan Co.
Polk County [origin of place name]
Poor-box (logging)
Portage County [origin of place name]
Poynette, Columbia Co.
Poynette, Village of, Columbia Co.
primary rocks (mining)
quarter-section (survey)
Quiner, Edwin Bryant (1816-1868)
Quitquioc, Sheboygan Co.
Rafting on the Mississippi (Historic Marker Erecte
Reynolds, Martin L. 1950
Rice Lake [brief history]
Richland County
Robinson, John H. 1955
Roche-A-Cri State Park (Historic Marker Erected 19
Rochester, Village of, Racine Co.
Rum River (Minnesota)
section (survey)
Sheboygan, Sheboygan Co.
Shullsburg, Lafayette Co.
Silbaugh, Rudy 1930
Society of Jesus (Societas Jesu, "S.J.")
Southside Historic District (Historic Marker Erect
Springer, Thomas J. 1968
Sweet, Col. Benjamin (1832-1874)
The Smoker, Ho-Chunk chief
The Winnebago Trail (Historic Marker Erected 1978)
Thompson, Robert M. 1927
transition rocks (mining)
Treaty of the Cedars (Historic Marker Erected 1958
Vernon County
Walker, Isaac Pigeon 1813 - 1872
Watertown, Jefferson Co.
Wau [origin of place name]
Waupaca County [origin of place name]
Wells, Oliver Elwin 1853 - 1922
Whitewater, Walworth Co.
Wisconsin Home for Women (Taycheedah Correctional
Wolf River pinery

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