Monthly Archives for: January, 2013

Introducing our new website

Wisconsin Heritage Online, the statewide digital collaborative, has a new name—Recollection Wisconsin—and a new look. Our newly redesigned website,, provides free access to a growing set of historical resources from the collections of libraries, […] 

The story behind our new name

If you’re familiar with our former website,, the first thing you’ll probably notice about the new site is a new name: Recollection Wisconsin. As part of the process of refreshing our identity, we chose […] 

Pictures of Main Street

Views of Main Streets in small villages and large urban centers throughout Wisconsin and across the United States are windows onto single moments in the lives of individual communities. These images reveal the ongoing changes […] 

Civil War letters of Francis Deleglise, Langlade County Historical Society

Francis Deleglise was a young man of 25, living in Appleton with his wife and children, when he enlisted in the Iron Brigade, Wisconsin’s most famous Civil War unit. The Iron Brigade fought in the […] 

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