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Fund Your Historic Preservation Organization

Learn skills and strategies to raise funds and discover where to find financial support for your historic preservation organization.
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Find Historic Preservation Commissions in Wisconsin

Historic Preservation Commission List (PDF)
See PDF of contact information for Local Historic Preservation Commissions in Wisconsin. Maintained by the Wisconsin Historical Society..
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Wisconsin Historical Society Holds Photo Contest to Celebrate 50 Years of the National Historic Preservation Act

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The Wisconsin State Historic Preservation Office is holding a photo contest to celebrate 50 years of the National Historic Preservation Act.
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Communicate Your Historic Preservation Message

Learn how to make a case for historic preservation and use multiple tools to share your preservation message with different audiences.
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Organize a Historic Preservation Advocacy Effort

Learn how to organize an effort to preserve historic buildings in your community and influence preservation-related policymaking.
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Start a Nonprofit Historic Preservation Organization

Learn the steps to start a nonprofit organization in Wisconsin and best practices to get your historic preservation organization off to a good start.
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Historic Preservation Advocacy Guide

More than 100 how-to articles to help you learn how to advocate for the preservation of historic buildings and resources in your community.
Learn how to advocate for the preservation of historic buildings and resources in your community with this collection of more than 100 articles.
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Wisconsin Historic Preservation Plan

Wisconsin State Historic Preservation Office
Read the Wisconsin State Preservation Plan for 2016-2025
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Wisconsin Historic Preservation Plan

Help Develop the Statewide Preservation Plan
Learn how you can participate in the development of the Wisconsin Historic Preservation plan.
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Wisconsin Historical Society Historic Preservation Review Board to Meet Friday, November 20, in Madison

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The Wisconsin Historical Society's Historic Preservation Review Board and its committees will meet on Friday, November 20, 2015 at the Pyle Center.
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Wisconsin Historical Society's Historic Preservation Review Board to Meet Friday, February 19, in Madison

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Wisconsin Historical Society's Historic Preservation Review Board and its committees will meet on Friday, February 19, 2016, at the Society headquarters.
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Open Meeting Notice: Wisconsin Historical Society Historic Preservation

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The Wisconsin Historical Society's Historic Preservation Review Board and its committees will meet on Friday, August 19 in La Crosse, Wisconsin.
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Chapter 4: Starting a Preservation Commission

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Historic Preservation Workshops Coming to Stoughton

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The State Historic Preservation of the Wisconsin Historical Society will be holding two informational workshops in Stoughton for home and business owners.
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Open Meeting Notice: Wisconsin Historical Society Historic Preservation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Wisconsin Historical Society's Historic Preservation Review Board and its committees will meet on Friday, May 20, 2016.
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Historic Preservation Ordinances

Chapter 4: Starting a Preservation Commission, Page 1 of 5
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National Trust Preservation Funds

National Trust for Historic Preservation
Grants from the National Trust Preservation Funds encourage preservation at the local level by providing seed money for preservation projects.
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Chapter 3: Community Benefits of Preservation

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Heritage and Preservation Caucuses

An Effective Tool to Advocate for Historic Preservation Public Policies
Caucuses offers the structure to create new programs and policies that respond to ever-changing preservation needs.
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Historic Preservation Commission Training

Explore this in-depth online training for preservation commissioners.

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