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Archival Repositories, Genealogical Information, and History Sites Pertaining to Wisconsin in General

Web Site Name Web Site Address
Area Research Center: Ashland https://nglvc.org/wisconsin-historical-society-history-center-archives.php
Area Research Center: Eau Claire www.uwec.edu/Library/archives/index.htm
Area Research Center: Green Bay https://www.uwgb.edu/archives/
Area Research Center: La Crosse www.uwlax.edu/murphylibrary/special-collections/collections/area-research-center
Area Research Center: Oshkosh www.uwosh.edu/archives
Area Research Center: Parkside http://www.uwp.edu/departments/library/archives/
Area Research Center: Platteville http://www.uwplatt.edu/library/southwest-wisconsin-room
Area Research Center: River Falls http://www.uwrf.edu/AreaResearchCenter/
Area Research Center: Stevens Point library.uwsp.edu/depts/archives/archives.htm
Area Research Center: Stout www.uwstout.edu/lib/archives/index.cfm
Area Research Center: Superior http://library.uwsuper.edu/arc/getting-started
Area Research Center: Whitewater http://library.uww.edu/archives/archicol.html
Cemeteries of Wisconsin www.interment.net/us/wi/index.htm
Irish Genealogical Society of Wisconsin http://www.igswonline.com/
University of Wisconsin–Madison Archives and Records Management Services archives.library.wisc.edu/
Wisconsin Circuit Court Access wcca.wicourts.gov/index.xsl
Wisconsin Department of Health Services, Section of Vital Records Statistics www.dhfs.state.wi.us/VitalRecords
Wisconsin Historical Society www.wisconsinhistory.org
Wisconsin Labor History Society www.wisconsinlaborhistory.org/
Wisconsin Lighthouses www.unc.edu/~rowlett/lighthouse/wi.htm
Wisconsin Local History Network www.wlhn.org
Wisconsin Marine Historical Society http://www.wmhs.org/html/
Wisconsin State Genealogical Society http://wsgs.org/

 

 

Local Histories, Historical and Genealogical Societies, and Archives in Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Sheboygan, Washington, and Waukesha Counties

Milwaukee County

Web Site Name Web Site Address
Archdiocese of Milwaukee Archives www.archmil.org/offices/archives.htm
Bayside History http://www.bayside-wi.gov/174/History
Glendale History www.villageprofile.com/wisconsin/glendale/glendale.html#his
Greendale History http://thegreendalehistoricalsociety.org/
Greenfield History http://greenfieldhistoricalsocietywi.org/
Hales Corners Historical Society http://www.historichalescorners.org/
Historic Milwaukee, Inc. www.historicmilwaukee.org
Jewish Museum Milwaukee http://jewishmuseummilwaukee.org/archives/
Legislative Reference Bureau http://city.milwaukee.gov/cityclerk/LRB#.V6Itonq1XR8
Marquette University Department of Special Collections & University Archives http://www.marquette.edu/library/archives/
Milwaukee County Genealogical Society, Inc. milwaukeegenealogy.org
Milwaukee County Historical Society http://www.milwaukeehistory.net/
Milwaukee County Register of Deeds www.city.milwaukee.gov/RegisterofDeeds7722.htm
Milwaukee Public Library www.mpl.org
Oak Creek Historical Society http://plschu.wix.com/ochistorical
Pabst Mansion www.pabstmansion.com/
Shorewood Historical Society www.shorewoodhistory.org
Wauwatosa Historical Society wauwatosahistoricalsociety.org
West Allis History http://www.westalliswi.gov/index.aspx?NID=393
Whitefish Bay History http://www.wfblibrary.org/ (see historical collection)

 

Ozaukee County

Web Site Name Web Site Address
Cedarburg History http://www.ci.cedarburg.wi.us/residents/history/ 
Ozaukee County Historical Society http://www.ochs.co.ozaukee.wi.us/
Ozaukee County Register of Deeds http://www.co.ozaukee.wi.us/RegisterDeeds/Index.htm
Port Washington Historical Society www.portwashingtonhistoricalsociety.org/
Saukville Area Historical Society http://www.saukvillehistory.org/

 

Sheboygan County

Web Site Name Web Site Address
Sheboygan City History http://www.sheboyganwi.gov/historystatistics/ 
Sheboygan County Historical Research Center www.schrc.org
Sheboygan County History http://www.sheboygancounty.com/about-the-county/history
Sheboygan County Register of Deeds http://www.sheboygancounty.com/government/departments-r-z/register-of-deeds

 

Washington County

Waukesha County

Web Site Name Web Site Address
Brookfield History www.ci.brookfield.wi.us/history.htm
Delafield History http://www.visitdelafield.org/welcome-visitors!/history/
Hartland History http://www.villageofhartland.com/index.aspx?NID=213
Mukwonago History http://www.townofmukwonago.us/about/history
Sussex-Lisbon Area Historical Society http://www.slahs.org/index.htm
Waukesha County Museum www.waukeshacountymuseum.org

 

National Archival Repositories

Web Site Name Web Site Address
Digital Public Library of America https://dp.la/
Library of Congress https://www.loc.gov/
National Archives and Records Administration http://www.archives.gov/