Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin Volume 65-67

Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin Volume 65-67

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1917 edition. Excerpt: be the most complete one of its kind ever made in Wisconsin. IV Rasmnon AND PUBLICATION DIVISION Miss J enison and Mr. Oliver, both of whom came to the research staff in 1917, resigned during the year, one to engage in editorial wartime work at Washington, the other to enter the army. In January Daisy Milward joined the staff to take charge of the editorial work on its more technical side. In volume of publications issued the Society's established record of leadership among American historical societies continues to be maintained. Easily the most noteworthy item of the year 's publications is the quarterly Wisconsin Magazine of History, publication of which was begun in September, 1917. It has been greeted with widespread favor in historical circles and has already won, apparently, a worthy place among the historical periodicals of America. One volume of Collections (No. XXV, An English Settler in Pioneer Wisconsin), edited by the Superintendent, was issued in July, 1918. It records in intimate fashion the experiences and problems of a pioneer farmer in Racine County in the years 1842-50. Of minor publications the issues of the year under review were more than ordinarily numerous and important. The monthly Wisconsin History Bulletin, begun in 1914, and the monthly Checklist of Wisconsin Public Documents, begun in 1917, were issued regularly throughout the year. At the close of 1917, a cumulated Checklist of Wisconsin Public Documents Issued During 1917 was published as Bulletin of Information, No. 91. Two routine Bulletins of Information, No. 90, List of Active Members of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, and No. 92, Periodicals and Newspapers Currently Received at the Wisconsin Historical Library were issued in...
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  • Paperback | 52 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 109g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236989988
  • 9781236989987