Wisconsin Hometown Stories

Wisconsin Hometown Stories: Oshkosh

Special | 56m 47s

Find innovation and civic pride in this city on the Fox River and Lake Winnebago. Named for the Menominee Chief who worked to keep his people on their native lands, Oshkosh's history has been shaped by its industrial spirit, fierce battles for social justice and its citizens' creativity. Film, archival images, aerial footage and interviews tell the unique stories of Oshkosh and its people.

Aired: 03/15/15

Rating: TV-G

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Funded in part by leadership support from the John E. Kuenzl Foundation and the Alberta S. Kimball – Mary L. Anhaltzer Foundation. Additional support provided by Oshkosh Area Community Foundation, CastlePierce, Theda and Tamblin Clark Smith Family Foundation, Cathy Luther and Jerry Stadtmueller, Margaret H. Wachtel, Friends of Wisconsin Public Television and the Wisconsin History Fund, supported in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities.