Recollection Wisconsin

Recollection Wisconsin is an expanding digital collection featuring thousands of historic photos, postcards, maps, letters, diaries, books, artifacts, oral histories and other digital collections from dozens of Wisconsin libraries, archives, museums and historical societies. Users can search across all content, browse sub-collections based on subject categories and types of material, or explore a map of content contributors. (Updates monthly)

Database Permalink

This permalink is a direct, persistent URL to the database that will always work and won't break.


Dates Vary

License Info

Unlimited simultaneous users.


Wisconsin Library Services and partners


Digital collections from Wisconsin contributors

Resource Types

Images and Sound, E-Books and E-Texts

Online Availability

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