Author: Recollection WI

Historic Preservation Workshop

Slides from a presentation for the Wisconsin Historical Society’s workshop for historic preservation consultants, November 13, 2015.  

Wisconsin’s Civil War monuments

In 2012, guest curator Melinda Roberts set out to visit every one of the state’s 532 Wisconsin Historical Society “official” historical markers. Since then, she has photographed and researched more than 5,500 Wisconsin historical markers […] 

ECHO: Exploring Cultural History Online, Winding Rivers Library System

This post was contributed by Barry McKnight, current Digital Assistant for the ECHO Project at Winding Rivers Library System and Cassandra Torgerson, who held the position of Digital Assistant at WRLS in 2014. The Winding […] 

Wisconsin joins the Digital Public Library of America

On August 28, the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) announced that Wisconsin is one of the newest additions to its growing roster of partners. DPLA brings together the riches of America’s libraries, archives and […] 

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