Our Great State
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MooMilk Provides a "virtual tour" of a dairy farm
Celebrate those who supply us with food and fiber. National Agriculture Day is March 20th.
Celebrate Dairy Month on these COWlossal sites: I Love Cheese and Got Milk?
Camp Silos - exploration of famring today with agriculture facts
Ads from long ago at the Scriptorium
Tractors etc. from 1924-1957
K Farm Animal Pictures
K Farm Games from Kbears
K Kid's Farm has animals and sounds
Food Advertisement Tricks!
Newspaper articles from long ago!
Investigating WI History
Wisconsin Portrait, Landscape, and Other Paintings. Wisconsin historical scenes, activities, events, and people.
Wisconsin Electronic Reader - Stories,essays, letters, poems, biographies, journals and tidbits from Wisconsin history.
Wisconsin's Portal - virtual tours of historic and cultural sites around the state
ODD Wisconsin - photos, articles, etc that will amuse, surprise, perplex, astonish, and otherwise connect you with your past. Look for Curiosities, Animals, Bizarre Events, and Strange Deaths.
Wisconsin Historical Images - photos, engravings, postcards, maps, posters and more created between 1650 and 1990.
Wisconsin National Register of Historic Places - 2000 historic buildings and sites around the state.
Wisconsin Architecture and Inventory - Data on 120,000 properties statewide. Search by county, community, address, style, name, type, date, or other.
Turning Points - 5000 year old tools, effigy mounds, Joliet and Marquette's journey, French map of WI, Black Hawk, Pioneer Letters, Steamships, logging, mining, farming.
Video Clips of Wisconsin History and Culture
Lumbering in Wisconsin
Oconto Logging Photos
Wisconsin Logging Photos
"In Grandpa's Woods" Interactive Book
Chamber of Commerce
Surgeon's Quarters, Indian Agency House, Portage Museum
Wisconsin, How Interesting!
Wisconsin Public Television
The MAMMOTH Mystery
Great Lakes Shipwrecks
Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum
Great Lakes Shipwrecks
Tons of Titanic sites
Find out more about Ruth Becker
Dave Swayze's Shipwreck Research
Wisconsin State Legislature - Text of the state constitution and statutes, email contacts of legislators, schedule of legislative sessions and public hearings
Wisconsin State Senate
State Symbols from Blue Book
More State Symbols
Department of Transportation
Columbia County Data
Check out your memory of the state symbols with this online memory game. Scroll to the Wisconsin Symbols Game
Midwest 16,000 years ago
Wisconsin maps (satellite, relief, country, B/W, 1895, postscript)
Tour our Capitol in Madison
Go inside the capitol! Virtual Tour
Famous Wisconsin People
Cyndi's List of WI people
Biographies from the WI Historical Society
Examples of Frank Lloyd Wright's architectural work.
Donald "Deke" Slayton
Henry Dodge picture
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum
Wisconsin Portraits Book
Wisconsin Reader Gallery
Wisconsin's famous people
Pro Football Hall of Fame
Take a look at 300 years of life in the Heartland of America. Learn about early French and German settlers, plus those who live there now.
American narratives of exploration and settlement
French in Wisconsin
Life in Territorial Wisconsin - a journal
Pioneer Life in America - a Thinkquest site
Interviews with Pioneers, Community Portraits, Strange Personalities.
Pioneering the Upper Midwest - The land and its resources; the conflicts between settlers and Native peoples; the experience of pioneers and missionaries, soldiers and immigrants and reformers; the growth of local communities and local cultural traditions; and the development of regional and national leadership.
A Canoe Voyage from Green Bay to Fort Snelling (through Portage) Read Chapter 17 - paragraphs 1 & 2, and the first two sentences of paragraph 3. Now go to... Chapter 19 - paragraphs 1-8 and 6 sentences of paragraph 9
Early American Exploration and Settlement: 18,000 pages, books, maps, pictures, Search by date, place, explorer or event.
Research Explorers who came to Portage
Lists of Wisconsin Civil War Soldiers
150,000 biogaphies of WI residents starting in 1830.
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