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WI History & Facts

Last Updated: May 23rd, 2010 - 21:01:09


History & Statistics on Wisconsin
By ClassBrain Staff
Aug 15, 2006, 19:07 PST

The Dictionary of Wisconsin History

Curious about a person place ot time in Wisconsin's history? Now you can search the historical society for just the right information.

Source:  Wisconsin Historical Society

Wisconsin Timeline

Explore Wisconsin history along this timeline from 1634 to present day.
Source:  WI Gen Web Project

Wisconsin Firsts
The people of Wisconsin are extremely creative. Because of this, many things were done in Wisconsin first. Learn more by clicking the picture below, and celebrate Wisconsin's Firsts!
Source:  Wisconsin Senate - WisHis for Kids
The Historic & Political History of Wisconsin  
Can you name the events that played a pivotal role in the evolution of Wisconsin geography, economy and government? Also find out about the political history of the state in this downloadable PDF document.
Source:  Wisconsin Blue Book 2003-2004

Wisconsin Electronic Reader
Read stories, essays, letters, poems, biographies, journals and tidbits from Wisconsin history.  Many of the accounts are first-hand and most of the pieces are wonderfully illustrated. This is a special glimpse into Wisconsin's past.
Source: the University of Wisconsin-Madison General Library System and the State Historical Society of Wisconsin
Wisconsin Constitution 
(Available in a searchable online folio format or as a downloadable PDF file.)
This is the text of the Wisconsin State Constitution and there is an annotated version available as well.
Source: Revisor of Statutes Bureau
Menominee History
The Menominee Indian tribe has lived in the area known as Wisconsin for thousands of years. Read about the history of this local tribe.
Source: Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin

"Wisconsin River" - Boscobel, Wisconsin

The History of Old World Wisconsin - The Wisconsin history embodied in the Old World Wisconsin historic farm and village buildings began as Wisconsin's way of celebrating the American bicentennial. This museum is the largest of its kind in the world!
Source:  Wisconsin Historical Society
Weaving a Wisconsin Tapestry
These web pages were created by young people to highlight Wisconsin history and culture.
Source:  Wisconsin Historical Society
Wisconsin's French Connection
This is a virtual monument to honor 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.
Source: Ken Fleurant- University of Wisconsin--Green Bay

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