Author: Recollection WI

World War I Military Portraits, Milwaukee Public Library

At the centennial of the start of World War I, the Milwaukee Public Library has launched an extensive new digital collection documenting the men and women of Milwaukee County who served in the war. The […] 

Tumblr top three: July/August 2014

Counting down the most-liked and most-shared posts on our Tumblr blog, Wisco Histo, for July and August. 3. Celebrating Bastille Days in Milwaukee 2. Traditional Norwegian craft and music in southwest Wisconsin 1. College recruiting in […] 

Milwaukee Polonia, UW-Milwaukee

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries has launched an exciting (and enormous!) new digital collection — Milwaukee Polonia: The Roman Kwasniewski Photographs – now available for searching through Recollection Wisconsin. Roman Kwasniewski was a studio photographer in the […] 

Local history regional meeting, Brodhead

Slides from the Capital Region’s regional meeting for the Wisconsin Historical Society and the Wisconsin Council for Local History, hosted by the Brodhead Historical Society, Brodhead, Wisconsin, August 14, 2014.  

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