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Field Notes: You can now see Wisconsin history through the eyes of those who made it, without leaving the comfort of your home, office, or classroom. Hundreds of eyewitness accounts of pivotal moments from our past have just been put on the Web by the Wisconsin Historical Society. Letters, diaries, newspaper stories, memoirs, photographs, posters, engravings, and museum objects are just some of the treasures now available for free at

Wisconsin Trail Mix
Did you know about these Wisconsin web sites?

US GenWeb: Wisconsin
Links to Internet web sites for genealogical research in every county of Wisconsin.

Cyndi's List: Wisconsin Resources
Categorized links to many Wisconsin genealogy related Internet sites.

Wisconsin Historical Society
Information about how to research at the library and access to the Archives Computer Catalog.

Wisconsin Local History & Biography Articles
A searchable database of images of historical newspaper articles on Wisconsin people and communities. Most articles were published between 1860 and 1940.

Wisconsin Historical Society Online Genealogical Research Service
An online order form for requesting pre-1907 Wisconsin birth, marriage and death records.

Wisconsin Vital Records
How to obtain vital records in Wisconsin.

Wisconsin Pioneer Experience
A digital collection of original sources documenting 19th-century Wisconsin history.

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