Valerie van Heest "Lost on the Lady Elgin"
Mar 16 to Mar 16
Author and explorer Valerie van Heest will present a talk, “Lost on the Lady Elgin,” on March 16 at the Shorewood Public Library. Van Heest...
Taste Traditions of Wisconsin: A Slice of Pie History with the Norske Nook
Join Cindee Borton-Parker and Kim Hanson, Norske Nook Co-Regional Managers, to learn the history of this iconic Wisconsin restaurant and enjoy a slice of delicious...
“The Amazing Journey:” Fostering Creativity and Social Consciousness from Rock to Rachmaninoff
“The Amazing Journey:” Fostering Creativity and Social Consciousness from Rock to Rachmaninoff Presented by: Ken Kohberger, Director, Young Auditorium
Ada James papers and correspondence
Ada James (1876-1952) was a leading a social reformer, humanitarian and pacifist from Richland Center, Wis., and daughter of state senator David G. James. The...
All Sewn Up: Millinery, Dressmaking, Clothing and Costume
This digital collection includes millinery, dressmaking, clothing and costume books from UW-Madison collections. These books from the first half of the 20th century (1907–1940s) include...
American Languages: Our Nation's Many Voices Online
This Web site features interviews with speakers of American English dialects from across the United States, each speaker reading "Arthur the Rat." "Arthur the Rat"...
1st Brigade Band
A Civil War-era military band playing original music on antique instruments. Performances re-create the era with music, song and stories in an entertaining yet informative...
Appleton Historical Society
The Appleton Historical Society was formed in 2010 to preserve, protect and promote the history of Appleton. The AHS meets the third Wednesday of the...
Beloit Historical Society
Founded in 1910, the Beloit Historical Society (in Rock County) maintains two facilities: Lincoln Center, with main offices, exhibits and archives; and Hanchett-Bartlett Homestead, a...
[art]ifact: where history meets art
UW-La Crosse Assistant Professor of History, Dr. Ariel Beaujot, will present her inspired approach to teaching public history through two courses offered in fall 2015...
Dates: Jan 25 to May 6