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Ada Deer

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Description: Quarter-length portrait of Ada Deer.
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Deer, Ada E.

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Deer, Ada E.

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Deer, Ada E.

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Deer, Ada E.

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Feature Story

Ada Deer

Celebrating Wisconsin Visionaries, Changemakers, and Storytellers
Ada Deer, Celebrating Wisconsin Visionaries, Changemakers, and Storytellers
Feature Story

Ada Deer Receives 2007 'Robert and Belle Case La Follette Award for Distinction in Public Service'

Wisconsin History Maker Award
Nationally recognized social worker, community organizer, who led the successful campaign to restore federal recognition of the Menominee Tribe.
Property Record

1025 W. Johnson Street

Community: Madison
County: Dane
Historic Name: Educational Science Building
Reference Number: 241096
Historical Essay

Deer, Ada, 1935 --

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Menominee Tribal Restoration

Date: April 22 1975
Description: Secretary of the Interior Rogers Morton signing the documents that restored tribal status to the Menominee Indians. Watching the ceremony are Senator Gaylo...
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YWCA Benefit Tea

Date: May 25 1956
Description: Attending the YWCA Benefit Tea for internationally speaking foreign students in costume of their native land are, left to right: Judith Ahana, Honolulu Haw...
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Governor's Youth Advisory Board

Date: April 24 1953
Description: Youth advisory board, a part of the Governor's Commission on Human Rights. Standing, left to right, are David Willette, Chippewa Falls; Richard Rosenweig,...
General Information

Women's History Month 2018

Events, Information, Books and more for Celebrating Wisconsin Women's History
Feature Story

Wisconsin History Maker Award

View of list of individuals who received the Wisconsin History Maker Award between 2006 and 2010.
Historical Essay

American Indians in Modern Wisconsin

The Changing Status of the Native Americans
Read about Wisconsin's Indian tribes and their changing legal status throughout the 20th century.
Feature Story

175 Campaign

Celebrating 175 years of the Wisconsin Visionaries, Changemakers, and Storytellers with the Wisconsin Historical Society
Celebrating 175 years of the Wisconsin Visionaries, Changemakers, and Storytellers with the Wisconsin Historical Society
General Information

Share Your Voice: Madison (Black History Month)

African American history celebrated as area residents discuss the Society's plans for a new Wisconsin history museum
African American history celebrated as Madison area residents discuss plans for a new museum
Online Exhibit

Women's History | BIG History

Women’s history in Wisconsin
The Society is celebrating BIG moments in Wisconsin history, including the significant impact that women have had on the history of the state.

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