History Sandwiched In:
In the late 1800s and early 1900s, colorful chronicler Albert Coryer (Core-yer) and the grandson of a fur trade voyageur-turned-farmer, collected history and folklore from...
"My Two Elaines" with Former Gov. Martin J. Schreiber
Join former Wisconsin Gov. Martin J. Schreiber as he shares lessons from his more- than 10-year journey as a caregiver for his wife, Elaine, who...
History Sandwiched In: Anarchists, Clarence Darrow, and Justice in a Time of Terror
In 1917 a bomb exploded in a Milwaukee police station, killing nine officers and a civilian. Days later, a trial began for eleven Italian immigrants...
Ada James papers and correspondence
Ada James (1876-1952) was a leading a social reformer, humanitarian and pacifist from Richland Center, Wis., and daughter of state senator David G. James. The...
All Sewn Up: Millinery, Dressmaking, Clothing and Costume
This digital collection includes millinery, dressmaking, clothing and costume books from UW-Madison collections. These books from the first half of the 20th century (1907–1940s) include...
American Languages: Our Nation's Many Voices Online
This Web site features interviews with speakers of American English dialects from across the United States, each speaker reading "Arthur the Rat." "Arthur the Rat"...
Arrowheads, Rocks and Dinosaurs (for students entering grades 4-6)
What’s the difference between a geologist, archaeologist and paleontologist? You’ll find out by taking this introduction to the sciences. Check out real artifacts and fossils...
Dates: Jul 17
Public Archaeology Field Schools (3 and 5 day experiences)
This multi-day field and lab experience is a well-rounded opportunity for those who want to learn about the process of archaeology. Work alongside professional archaeologists...
Dates: Jul 17 to Jul 21
Introduction to Archaeology (for students entering grades 5-9)
Explore MVAC’s Archaeology Lab and work with artifacts recovered from area excavations as an introduction to the science of archaeology. Discover how the first Native...
Dates: Jul 18