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Celebrating the Rich History of Brown County

Celebrating the Rich History of Brown County

Celebrating the Rich History of Brown County

Celebrating the Rich History of Brown County

Celebrating the Rich History of Brown County

Throughout its long history, our members have been active in preserving historic buildings, engaging the community in exciting and interactive events, and stimulating interest in the complex multi-cultural heritage of the area.

Today the Society is as vital as ever. Our projects include advocacy for historical preservation, educational outreach, publications, operation of a historic house museum, and as a historical resource to the community.

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February 28-March 1

Fly on the Wall Submissions Due

When: February 28, 2023 @ 11:45 pm
Where: Online

Stories are an important part of history and culture. They are the way we hand down many traditions and inspire[more]

March 25

Wisconsin Women’s Suffrage

When: March 25, 2023 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: TBD

 

June 3

Historic 1880 Fire Walk

When: June 3, 2023 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Where: South Washington and Chicago Streets

 

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This Month

From The Vault

A Look Back Into The Digital Archives
Check out our collection of historical images donated by the people of Brown County.
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Become a Member

Whether discovering architectural elements on a scavenger hunt, exploring little known historic sites on a road rally, or delving into the lives of past residents at a local cemetery, your support helps keep history vibrant, strong, and growing.

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Welcome to Historic Hazelwood

The Morgan L. Martin family settled in this iconic Greek revival home for 100 years. The historic house museum is steeped in local history and tells the story of the Martin family members who were political and cultural powerhouses in the community, state, and nation.
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If Tombstones Could Talk

Stories From the Other Side
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