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Articles with keyword "Wisconsin"

Miller High Life illustration


Before Prohibition, Breweries Made Advertising an Art

From PBR to the champagne of beers, Wisconsin brands made their mark. 

Vel Phillips


Vel Phillips Knocked Down Racial and Gender Barriers in Wisconsin

A diminutive African-American woman became a powerhouse for the civil rights struggle in Wisconsin.

Aldo Leopold at the Shack


Earthy Wisdom

Aldo Leopold's visionary thinking still guides today's environmental stewards.


Through the Eyes of Children

A website looks at Milwaukee's history through the recollections of its Italian immigrants.

In Focus

Wisconsin’s Dean Bakopoulos

Dean Bakopolous brings a writerly touch to Wisconsin.

Civil War soldiers from Wisconsin


Badger Boys in Blue

Wisconsin remembers its Badger Boys who fought for the Union.

Dena Wortzel, Executive Director of Wisconsin Humanities Council

In Focus

Wisconsin’s Dena Wortzel

Dena Wortzel finds common ground between rural and urban communities.