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Wisconsin's John Muir

A Traveling Display
Explore Muir's youth in Wisconsin, his advocacy for national parks and his views on environmental issues such as logging, hunting and climate change.
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Great Lakes Small Streams: How Water Shapes Wisconsin

A Traveling Display
Great Lakes Small Streams visually explores our state's long relationship with water and the impact we have had on our vast waterways.
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Crossing the Line: The Milwaukee Fair Housing Marches of 1967-1968

A Traveling Display
Crossing the Line examines the practices and prejudices that led to segregation in Milwaukee and chronicles the fair housing movement.
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Risking Everything: A Freedom Summer Exhibit for Students

A Traveling Display
Risking Everything tells the story the 1964 Freedom Summer project, when activists went to Mississippi to challenge segregation.
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Traveling Displays and Exhibits

Share Wisconsin history with your community!
The Wisconsin Historical Society offers pull-up banner displays to schools, civic organizations, community groups, and other public venues.
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"We Stand on Their Shoulders:" A History of Wisconsin Women and Voting

A Traveling Display
"We Stand on Their Shoulders" explores moments when women in Wisconsin gained political rights and highlights key leaders.
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Schedule an Archaeology Lecture or Classroom Presentation

Inquire about in-person presentations by archaeologists from the Wisconsin Historical Society.
Classroom Material

Archaeology Activity Boxes

With our archaeology activity boxes, students will learn using the same tools and techniques employed by archaeologists.
Classroom Material

Life in La Crosse - Traveling Exhibit

Borrow a traveling exhibit about community life in a Native American village 500 years ago.
Field Trip or Tour

Hands-On History

Enhance your Wisconsin Studies by bringing the museum experience to your classroom!
Onsite object based education units for grades 3, 4, and 5

Teacher Resources

A sampling of education resources from the Wisconsin Historical Society
Find teacher resources from the Wisconsin Historical Society, including lesson plans, field trip information, and access to primary sources.

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