Aug 4 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Historian Jesse Gant takes a critical look at the role of myth and legend in Wisconsin’s Underground Railroad stories.

Aug 11 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Author Lynne Diebel shares the story of her 359-mile canoe trip through Wisconsin's Driftless Region, following the streams of geologic and human history.

Aug 18 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Get to know Carrie Chapman Catt, a prominent woman's rights activist in the mid-1800s, through a collection of her travel photos and personal writings.

Aug 25 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Discover key secrets behind the legacy of Schwinn Bicycle Company's legendary distribution system with Richard Schwinn.

Sep 1 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Professor James Longhurst explains why the bicycle sidepath movement of the 1890s disappeared, why this story has been forgotten, and why it matters today.

Sep 15 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Julie K. Allen shares why nearly three million Scandinavians chose to immigrate to the US between 1825 and 1930, many making the Midwest their home.

Sep 18 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Discover the surprising truths about the radical reformer Belle La Follette with historian and author Nancy C. Unger.

Oct 6 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Genevieve Davis shares her family's struggles as immigrants during the Great Depression, using both personal stories and recipes from the time.

Oct 20 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Learn about "Wisconsin 101: Our History in Objects," an exciting new public history project that tells the story of Wisconsin through physical objects.

Oct 27 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison

Author Matthew Prigge tells the strange, engaging, and chilling tales from the early and often forgotten times in Milwaukee history.


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