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

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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

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Horribly Odd Wisconsin

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

Horribly Odd Wisconsin

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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

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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

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Aldo Leopold and Climate Change

The consequences of a warmer climate for wildlife in Wisconsin

Aldo Leopold and Climate Change

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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