Extras

Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1990s Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1971 | Columbia Savings and Loan

WPT Archives: 1990s

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1971 | Columbia Savings and Loan

Columbia Savings & Loan, started by the Halyard family, invigorated a Milwaukee Community.

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1971 | Columbia Savings and Loan

Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1990s Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1959 | Sturgeon Bay Cherries

WPT Archives: 1990s

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1959 | Sturgeon Bay Cherries

Summer camps and cherry-picking combined, helping create the Door County we know today.

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1959 | Sturgeon Bay Cherries

Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1990s Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1946 | Yawkee-Bissell Lumber

WPT Archives: 1990s

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1946 | Yawkee-Bissell Lumber

In White Lake, the Yawkee-Bissell Lumber Company supplied flooring for many NBA courts.

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1946 | Yawkee-Bissell Lumber

Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1990s Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1941 | Oshkosh All-Stars

WPT Archives: 1990s

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1941 | Oshkosh All-Stars

Eunice Englund recalls the time her husband spent playing for the Oshkosh All-Stars.

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1941 | Oshkosh All-Stars

Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1990s Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1928 | Copper Falls

WPT Archives: 1990s

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1928 | Copper Falls

Copper Falls State Park was formed when a dam threatened the falls' existence.

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1928 | Copper Falls

Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1990s Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1925 | Wisconsin State Reformatory

WPT Archives: 1990s

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1925 | Wisconsin State Reformatory

Andrew Janssen, of Green Bay, shares his memories from the Wisconsin State Reformatory.

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1925 | Wisconsin State Reformatory

Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1990s Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1913 | Tyomies Finnish Newspaper

WPT Archives: 1990s

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1913 | Tyomies Finnish Newspaper

As the Finnish community in Wisconsin grew, so did their passion for local news.

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1913 | Tyomies Finnish Newspaper

Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1990s Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1906 | Bayfield Fishing

WPT Archives: 1990s

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1906 | Bayfield Fishing

Jim Erickson shares his family's history of fishing in Bayfield.

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1906 | Bayfield Fishing

Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1990s Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1872 | Pinery Boy

WPT Archives: 1990s

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1872 | Pinery Boy

Art Thieme's folk song, "Pinery Boy," describes the life and work of lumberers.

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1872 | Pinery Boy

Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1990s Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1966 | Migration and Music

WPT Archives: 1990s

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1966 | Migration and Music

Chris Plata, of Columbus, speaks about the influence of music in his life.

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1966 | Migration and Music

Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1990s Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1948 | Alice in Dairyland

WPT Archives: 1990s

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1948 | Alice in Dairyland

Margaret McGuire speaks about her role as the very first Alice in Dairyland.

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1948 | Alice in Dairyland

Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1990s Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1894 | Free Traveling Library

WPT Archives: 1990s

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1894 | Free Traveling Library

The first free traveling library in the nation brought literature to rural communities.

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1894 | Free Traveling Library

Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1990s Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1892 | Charles K. Harris

WPT Archives: 1990s

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1892 | Charles K. Harris

The story of Oconomowoc's Charles K. Harris, and his rise to fame as a writer & composer.

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1892 | Charles K. Harris

Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1990s Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1864 | Civil War Hospital

WPT Archives: 1990s

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1864 | Civil War Hospital

Cordelia Harvey, wife of the governor, petitioned Abraham Lincoln for a war hospital.

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1864 | Civil War Hospital

Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1990s Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1848 | Underground Railroad

WPT Archives: 1990s

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1848 | Underground Railroad

In a journal entry, Eliza Porter describes her role in the underground railroad.

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1848 | Underground Railroad

Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1990s Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1969 | Racine Community Center

WPT Archives: 1990s

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1969 | Racine Community Center

Ruby West Jackson fought for a community center in Racine's African American neighborhood.

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1969 | Racine Community Center

Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1990s Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1957 | Toran's Tropical Hut

WPT Archives: 1990s

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1957 | Toran's Tropical Hut

Martha Toran shared her experiences running Toran's Tropical Hut in Milwaukee, WI.

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1957 | Toran's Tropical Hut

Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1990s Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1952 | Winter Sports

WPT Archives: 1990s

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1952 | Winter Sports

Glen Ogle shares his experiences running a winter sports center in Perkinstown, WI.

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1952 | Winter Sports

Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1990s Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1950 | Girls Professional Baseball

WPT Archives: 1990s

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1950 | Girls Professional Baseball

Hear personal stories from women in the All American Girls Professional Baseball League.

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1950 | Girls Professional Baseball

Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1990s Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1946 | Cranberry Marshes

WPT Archives: 1990s

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1946 | Cranberry Marshes

Myrtle Bartling describes the process of sowing cranberries in Manitowish Waters, WI.

Sesquicentennial Minutes: 1946 | Cranberry Marshes