Wisconsin History Internet Links

 

Week 1: September 2-3

Read: "The First Careful Investigation of Wisconsin Mounds is Published in 1838"

http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/turningpoints/search.asp?id=7

 

Examine: Images relating to the Effigy Mounds

http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/whi/

SEARCH: "Effigy"

 

For further information (Optional):

Moreau S. Maxwell, "A Change in the Interpretation of Wisconsinšs Prehistory," Wisconsin Magazine of History 33, n4 (June 1950): 427-443.

http://content.wisconsinhistory.org/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/wmh&CISOPTR=18415&CISOSHOW=18323&REC=5

 

 

 

Week 2: September 6-10

Read: "Sex, Drinking, and Moral Corruption on the Wisconsin Frontier in 1702"

http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/turningpoints/search.asp?id=16

 

Examine: Images relating to the Fur Trade

http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/whi/

SEARCH: "Fur Trade"

 

For further information (Optional):

Rhonda R. Gilman, "The Fur Trade in the Upper Mississippi Valley, 1630Đ1850," Wisconsin Magazine of History 58, n1 (Autumn 1974): 2-18.

http://content.wisconsinhistory.org/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/wmh&CISOPTR=32417&CISOSHOW=32328&REC=2

 

 

 

Week 3: September 13-17

Read: "Factory System Threatens British Control of Indians, 1812"

http://content.wisconsinhistory.org/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/whc&CISOPTR=14285&CISOSHOW=13757

 

Examine: Images relating to War of 1812

http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/whi/

SEARCH: "War of 1812"]

 

For further information (Optional):

Reginald Horsman, "Wisconsin and the War of 1812," Wisconsin Magazine of History 46, n1 (Autumn 1962): 3-15.

http://content.wisconsinhistory.org/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/wmh&CISOPTR=22478&CISOSHOW=22378&REC=3

 

 

 

Week 5: September 27-October 1

For further information (Optional):

Bayrd Still, "State-Making in Wisconsin, 1846-1848," Wisconsin Magazine of History 20n1 (September 1936): 34-59.

http://content.wisconsinhistory.org/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/wmh&CISOPTR=10955&CISOSHOW=10858&REC=8

 

 

 

Week 6: October 4- 8

Read: "A Wisconsin Soldier Recounts the Removal of a Slavešs Iron Color,"

http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/turningpoints/search.asp?id=1352

 

Examine: Images relating to Wisconsin and the Civil War

http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/turningpoints/search.asp?id=806

 

For further information (Optional): Theodore C. Blegen, "Colonel Hans Christian Heg," Wisconsin Magazine of History 4n2 (December 1920): 141-165.

http://content.wisconsinhistory.org/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/wmh&CISOPTR=2080&CISOSHOW=1973&REC=1

 

 

 

Week 7: October 11-15

Read: "Bay View Labor Riot of 1886"

http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/wlhba/articleView.asp?pg=1&id=9394

 

Examine: Images relating to strikes and lockouts

http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/turningpoints/search.asp?id=811

 

For further information (Optional):

Darryl Holter, "Labor Spies and Union-Busting in Wisconsin, 1890-1940," Wisconsin Magazine of History 68n4 (Summer 1985): 242-265.

http://content.wisconsinhistory.org/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/wmh&CISOPTR=33457&CISOSHOW=33368&REC=1

 

 

 

Week 9: October 25-29

Read: "Peril in the Machine"

http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/wlhba/articleView.asp?pg=1&id=1995&pn=0

 

Examine: Images relating to Robert M. La Follette, Sr.

http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/whi/

SEARCH: "Robert M. LaFollette, Sr."

 

For further information (Optional):

Vernon Carstensen, "The Origin and Early Development of the Wisconsin Idea," Wisconsin Magazine of History 39n3 (Spring 1956): 181-188.

http://content.wisconsinhistory.org/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/wmh&CISOPTR=20599&CISOSHOW=20549&REC=1

 

 

 

Week 10: November 1-5

For further information (Optional):

Lorin Lee Cary, "The Wisconsin Loyalty Legion, 1917-1918," Wisconsin Magazine of History 53n1 (Autumn 1969): 33-50.

http://content.wisconsinhistory.org/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/wmh&CISOPTR=25293&CISOSHOW=25243&REC=1

 

 

 

Week 11: November 8-12

Read: Kenosha Men and Women Recall the Great Depression
http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/turningpoints/search.asp?id=1068


 

Examine: Images relating to Great Depression

http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/turningpoints/search.asp?id=831

 

For further information (Optional):

John C. Savagian, "The Tribal Reorganization of the Stockbridge-Munsee: Essential Conditions in the Re-Creation of a Native American Community, 1930-1942," Wisconsin Magazine of History 77n1 (Autumn 1993): 39-62.

http://content.wisconsinhistory.org/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/wmh&CISOPTR=39187&CISOSHOW=39143&REC=10

 

 

 

Week 13: November 22-26

Read: Victor Berger: The First Socialist Elected to Congress

http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/turningpoints/search.asp?id=789

 

John Gurda, "Socialism before it was a four-letter word," Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (11 April 2010),

http://www.jsonline.com/news/opinion/89804422.html.

 

Examine: Images relating to Socialism in Wisconsin

http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/whi/

SEARCH: "Socialist"

 

For further information (Optional):

Frederick I. Olson, "The Socialist Party and the Union in Milwaukee, 1900-1912," Wisconsin Magazine of History 44n2 (Winter 1961-1962): 110-116.

http://content.wisconsinhistory.org/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/wmh&CISOPTR=21754&CISOSHOW=21702&REC=2

 

 

 

Week 14: November 29-December 3

Read: Tommy Thompson introduces the "end of welfare" ********CLICK OPEN DOCUMENT IN NEW WINDOW************

http://content.wisconsinhistory.org/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/tp&CISOPTR=49223&CISOSHOW=49207


Read: Wisconsin Legislative Audit Bureau: Wisconsin Works Review 1999

http://legis.wisconsin.gov/lab/reports/01-7tear.htm


Read: Wisconsin Legislative Audit Bureau: Wisconsin Works Review 2005
http://legis.wisconsin.gov/lab/reports/05-6highlights.htm


Optional Reading: Wisconsin Legislative Audit Bureau: Wisconsin Works Review 2005 (full report)
http://legis.wisconsin.gov/lab/reports/05-6full.pdf


Examine: Images relating to Tommy Thompson

http://content.wisconsinhistory.org/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/tp&CISOPTR=49223&CISOSHOW=49207

 

For further information (Optional):

Richard C. Haney, "Wallace in Wisconsin: The Presidential Primary of 1964," Wisconsin Magazine of History 61n4 (Summer 1978): 258-278.

http://content.wisconsinhistory.org/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/wmh&CISOPTR=41631&CISOSHOW=41550&REC=7