Building additions and sites blueprints and drawings, 1911-1985

State Historical Society of Wisconsin

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  • Format Mixed Materials; Microforms
  • Physical Details
    • 2.5 c.f. (35 oversize folders) and
    • 47 aperture cards (in 1 folder); plus
    • additions of 1.5 c.f
  • Arrangement By building and thereunder generally chronological
  • OCLC ocn145825432, ocn122464580
  • Finding Aids
    • Register to the processed portion


  • RESTRICTED: Wis. Stats. 19.36(9) restricts access to records of plans or specifications for state buildings.


  • Drawings, blueprints, and sketches of additions to the Society's headquarters building in Madison, the new museum building (including exhibit design drawings), and of construction and remodeling to buildings at Old Wade House, Circus World Museum, and other Society sites. Shown are elevations and floor plans, with detail drawings of finish work, decorations, equipment, and furniture.
  • The processed portion of this series is summarized above, dates 1911-1970, and is described in the register. There are additional accessions dating 1936, 1952, 1980-1985, and undated, which are described below.


  • Portions of this series pertaining to the 1966 building addition are also available on aperture cards.
  • In record WIHV85-A216 may be found a history of the agency which created these records.
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