Historical Research Links

Local History Links:

Local Historical Societies

Dodge County Local History Web

Fond du Lac County Local History Web

Green Lake County Local History Web

Archives, Museums and Historical Societies

Oshkosh Public Museum

National Archives and Records Administration

Wisconsin Historical Society

Minnesota Historical Society

Other History Links:

National Archives and Records Administration - Access to Archival Databases (ADD)

A "work in progress" of numerous NARA databases on individuals. Source for military and civilian personnel in and out of wartime.

Area Research Centers:


Ashland ARC (Wisconsin Historical Society) - Ashland, Bayfield, Forest, Iron, Oneida, Price, Sawyer, Vilas counties.

Eau Claire ARC - Buffalo, Chippewa, Clark, Eau Claire, Rusk, Taylor counties.

Green Bay ARC - Brown, Calumet, Door, Florence, Kewaunee, Manitowoc, Marinette, Menominee, Oconto, Outagamie, Shawano counties.

La Crosse ARC - Jackson, La Crosse, Monroe, Trempealeau, Vernon counties.

Madison ARC (Wisconsin Historical Society) - Columbia, Dane, Sauk counties.

Milwaukee ARC - Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Sheboygan, Washington, Waukesha counties.

Parkside ARC - Kenosha, Racine counties.

Platteville ARC - Crawford, Grant, Green, Iowa, Lafayette, Richland counties.

River Falls ARC - Burnett, Pierce, Polk, St. Croix counties.

Stevens Point ARC- Adams, Juneau, Langlade, Lincoln, Marathon, Portage, Waupaca, Waushara, Wood counties.

Stout ARC - Barron, Dunn, Pepin counties

Superior ARC - Douglas and Washburn counties.

Whitewater ARC - Jefferson, Rock, Walworth counties.