History Sandwiched In

    University Place lecture series.

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    Wisconsin's First Mound Builders

    John H. Broihahn talks about mound and burial-mound building development in Wisconsin

    Wisconsin's First Mound Builders

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    The Wisconsin Immigrant Experience

    Language as a window onto the immigrant experience, past and present

    The Wisconsin Immigrant Experience

    Video thumbnail: University Place Casper Jaggi: Master Swiss Cheese Maker

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    Casper Jaggi: Master Swiss Cheese Maker

    Jerry Apps discusses his book "Casper Jaggi, Master Cheesemaker".

    Casper Jaggi: Master Swiss Cheese Maker

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    Fur Trade 101

    Isaac Walters explains what the fur trade was, how it worked, and who was involved.

    Fur Trade 101

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    Wisconsin's Forgotten Lost Battalion Heroes

    Robert Laplander tells one of the great stories from World War I, "The Lost Battalion".

    Wisconsin's Forgotten Lost Battalion Heroes

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    Fighting Bob La Follette's Progressivism

    Nancy Unger talks about her book "Fighting Bob LaFollette, A Righteous Reformer".

    Fighting Bob La Follette's Progressivism

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    Reforming The Presidential Election Process

    David Canon speaks on reforming the nation's president nomination and election process.

    Reforming The Presidential Election Process

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    Belle and Bob La Follette: Partners in Politics

    Author, Bob Kann talks about Belle and Bob La Follette and their lives in politics.

    Belle and Bob La Follette: Partners in Politics

    Video thumbnail: University Place The Glory Days of Wisconsin Gas Stations

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    The Glory Days of Wisconsin Gas Stations

    Jim Draeger and Mark Speltz speak about gas stations.

    The Glory Days of Wisconsin Gas Stations

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    Horribly Odd Wisconsin

    Erika Janik, author of "Odd Wisconsin", talks about her book.

    Horribly Odd Wisconsin

    Video thumbnail: University Place Frank Lloyd Wright's Uniquely American Home

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    Frank Lloyd Wright's Uniquely American Home

    Frank Lloyd Wright's ideas about an appropriate American house form into actual design.

    Frank Lloyd Wright's Uniquely American Home

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    A Freedom Journey to the Milton House

    Underground Railroad went through a house in Milton, which is now a museum.

    A Freedom Journey to the Milton House

    Video thumbnail: University Place The Iron Brigade in the Gettysburg Campaign

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    The Iron Brigade in the Gettysburg Campaign

    Lance Herdegen relays the story of the Iron Brigade during the Civil War.

    The Iron Brigade in the Gettysburg Campaign

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    Frank J. Hess Cooperage

    The history of Wisconsin's largest cooperage, Frank J. Hess & Sons Cooperage

    Frank J. Hess Cooperage

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    Chasing the Ghost Birds

    David Sakrison discusses his latest book.

    Chasing the Ghost Birds

    Video thumbnail: University Place Aldo Leopold and Climate Change

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    Aldo Leopold and Climate Change

    The consequences of a warmer climate for wildlife in Wisconsin

    Aldo Leopold and Climate Change

    Video thumbnail: University Place The True Story of Ed and Alonzo Maxwell

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    The True Story of Ed and Alonzo Maxwell

    Author Les Kruger discusses his book about the Maxwell brothers.

    The True Story of Ed and Alonzo Maxwell

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    A Man Called Baraboo

    Mark Tully gives a first-person multi-media presentation of "A Man Called Baraboo."

    A Man Called Baraboo

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    Wisconsin Ice Cream Production

    Learn about Wisconsin ice cream production at Babcock Hall.

    Wisconsin Ice Cream Production

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    Voices from the Heart of the Land

    The experiences of growing up around Arena township in southern Wisconsin.

    Voices from the Heart of the Land

    Video thumbnail: University Place The Abraham Lincoln Historical Digitization Project

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    The Abraham Lincoln Historical Digitization Project

    Lincoln's life pre-presidency and his larger historical context with original materials

    The Abraham Lincoln Historical Digitization Project

    Video thumbnail: University Place Lizzie Kander and Her Cookbook

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    Lizzie Kander and Her Cookbook

    Stories about Lizzie Kander, Milwaukee's early 20th century culinary wonder.

    Lizzie Kander and Her Cookbook

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    The Frankenstein Veto

    Fred Wade discusses the evolution of the partial veto.

    The Frankenstein Veto

    Video thumbnail: University Place Stephen Babcock, E. B. Hart, and the Wisconsin

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    Stephen Babcock, E. B. Hart, and the Wisconsin

    Contributions to science from the University of Wisconsin's Stephen Babcock and E.B. Hart

    Stephen Babcock, E. B. Hart, and the Wisconsin

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    People of the Sturgeon

    Winnebago sturgeon population is thriving through the dedicated efforts of the community.

    People of the Sturgeon

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    Spirits in the Hills

    Sara Rath recalls the history of Wonewoc Spiritualist Camp.

    Spirits in the Hills

    Video thumbnail: University Place The Life and Death of the S.S. Wisconsin

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    The Life and Death of the S.S. Wisconsin

    Hank Whipple shares the story of S.S. Wisconsin.

    The Life and Death of the S.S. Wisconsin

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    Hungry for Wisconsin

    Mary Bergin presents her Wisconsin guide for the hungry traveler.

    Hungry for Wisconsin

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    Wisconsin English Words

    Wisconsin words and how various ethnic and cultural groups have influenced our speech.

    Wisconsin English Words

    Video thumbnail: University Place The Ku Klux Klan in Wisconsin 1920-1930

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    The Ku Klux Klan in Wisconsin 1920-1930

    The history of the Ku Klux Klan in Wisconsin during the 1920s.

    The Ku Klux Klan in Wisconsin 1920-1930

    Video thumbnail: University Place Madison Women Remember: Making an Oral History Book

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    Madison Women Remember: Making an Oral History Book

    Sarah White shares her oral history collection to celebrate Madison's Sesquicentennial.

    Madison Women Remember: Making an Oral History Book

    Video thumbnail: University Place Cordelia Harvey: The Wisconsin Angel

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    Cordelia Harvey: The Wisconsin Angel

    Learn how Cordelia Harvey fought to improve hospital conditions for Civil War soldiers.

    Cordelia Harvey: The Wisconsin Angel

    Video thumbnail: University Place Ceramics from Late Woodland Campsites

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    Ceramics from Late Woodland Campsites

    Participate in the discovery in Northern Wisconsin with archaeologist Elizabeth Reetz.

    Ceramics from Late Woodland Campsites

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    The End of Nature in Wisconsin

    Michael Goc discusses how we have manipulated and altered the landscape in Wisconsin.

    The End of Nature in Wisconsin

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    Gaylord Nelson

    Sheila Terman speaks about Gaylord Nelson and the 41st Earth Day.

    Gaylord Nelson

    Video thumbnail: University Place The Skeleton Bridge Archaeological Site

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    The Skeleton Bridge Archaeological Site

    Dickerson shares archeological artifacts from Winnebago County.

    The Skeleton Bridge Archaeological Site

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    Victor Berger

    Swadley explores the life of socialist Victor Berger .

    Victor Berger

    Video thumbnail: University Place A Century of Farming with Horses

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    A Century of Farming with Horses

    Join Jerry Apps as he traces the history of using horses for farming.

    A Century of Farming with Horses

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    Creole Wisconsin

    Take a glimpse at Wisconsin's early Creole settlements with Isaac Walters.

    Creole Wisconsin

    Video thumbnail: University Place Effigy Mounds of Madison and the Four Lakes

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    Effigy Mounds of Madison and the Four Lakes

    Look into the history and myths behind Wisconsin's effigy mounds with Robert Birmingham.

    Effigy Mounds of Madison and the Four Lakes

    Video thumbnail: University Place The Ku Klux Klan in Wisconsin, Part II

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    The Ku Klux Klan in Wisconsin, Part II

    Discover the hidden traditions of Wisconsin's Ku Klux Klan with Mike Jacobs.

    The Ku Klux Klan in Wisconsin, Part II

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    This Is The Home Of My Spirit

    Learn about the life of prominent Winnebago artist Angel DeCora from Linda Waggoner.

    This Is The Home Of My Spirit

    Video thumbnail: University Place H.H. Bennett and The Wisconsin Dells

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    H.H. Bennett and The Wisconsin Dells

    Williams introduces H. H. Bennett, a Wisconsin Dells photographer during the late 1800s.

    H.H. Bennett and The Wisconsin Dells

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    Oral History in Wisconsin

    Learn more about oral history and its context in the state of Wisconsin with Troy Reeves.

    Oral History in Wisconsin

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    Badger Boneyards- The Eternal Rest of the Story

    McCann talks about how his interest in cemeteries leads to the book "Badger Boneyards."

    Badger Boneyards- The Eternal Rest of the Story

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    Early Postcards of Madison

    Follow the development of Madison through historic postcards.

    Early Postcards of Madison

    Video thumbnail: University Place Nativist Propaganda in American History

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    Nativist Propaganda in American History

    Delve into the history of the anti-immigration movement with Mike Jacobs.

    Nativist Propaganda in American History

    Video thumbnail: University Place Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.: A Personal Perspective

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    Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.: A Personal Perspective

    Join Michael Hecht for a personal perspective on the life of Martin Luther King, Jr.

    Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.: A Personal Perspective

    Video thumbnail: University Place The Mississippi River in the Civil War

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    The Mississippi River in the Civil War

    Join Hank Whipple for a look at the role the Mississippi River played in the Civil War.

    The Mississippi River in the Civil War

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    Ten Chimneys: More Than A Great Museum

    Learn about the variety of programs offered at Ten Chimneys.

    Ten Chimneys: More Than A Great Museum