Dunn County/Chippewa Valley
- Wisconsin Historical
The Library Division contains approximately 3.4 million
items relating to the history and prehistory of North America and
serves as the American history library for UW-Madison. The Archives
Division is a major repository for manuscript collections documenting
Wisconsin and U.S. history and is the official archives for Wisconsin
state and local government records. The holdings include paper records,
photographs, films, maps, and other materials.
- Wisconsin Heritage Online
Recollection Wisconsin is an expanding digital collection featuring thousands of historic photos, postcards, maps, letters, diaries, books, artifacts, oral histories and other digital collections from dozens of Wisconsin libraries, archives, museums and historical societies. Users can search across all content, browse sub-collections based on subject categories and types of material, or explore a map of content contributors.
Brimming with primary source data on the history and
culture of the state, the Electronic Reader is organized chronologically
into thirteen sections covering selected years from 1835 to 1949.
It contains such gems as full text of Reuben Gold Thwaites' History
of the University of Wisconsin, Increase A. Lapham's A Winter's
Journey from Milwaukee to Green Bay, 1843, a chapter from John
Muir's The Story of My Boyhood and Youth, and full text of
Charles McCarthy's The Wisconsin Idea. Sections include early
lumbering, women in Wisconsin, early Madison, and galleries of people,
places, the University of Wisconsin, and other items.
Wisconsin's French Connections
This site honors the memory and continued presence of
French speaking people from many nations who, over the last 350 years,
have helped make Wisconsin and the midwest United States what they
are today. Today, from one end of Wisconsin to the other, French names
remain as reminders of the people who passed through, and frequently
Mississippi Valley Archaeology
Provides education about ancient cultures of the upper
Mississippi River Valley, conducts research and exploration of archaeological
sites and artifacts, preserves archaeological artifacts of ancient
cultures which flourished within the upper Mississippi Valley, and
provides a regional center to promote understanding of the prior inhabitants
of this region.
- Dunn County Wisconsin Genealogy
A collection of genealogical information and resources for Dunn County. Its goal is to eventually include transcription of many public records, such as, census, marriage, and cemetery records and to provide a forum for sharing information.
Related to the Collection
The Miller/Offenhauser Historical
The Miller/Offenhauser Historical Society was organized in 1999 to preserve and publicize the racing designs of Harry A. Miller, Fred Offenhauser, and Leo Goossen. Our goal is to discover, collect, and memorialize the history and products created by these individuals, from about 1917 to 1945.
The Harry A. Miller Club
A club founded to honor the acheivements fo the distinguished engine and race car designer.
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