Welcome to the Recollection Wisconsin Shared Collection.
Wisconsin’s story is still being written, folding in the customs and traditions of everyone who calls Wisconsin home. You’re invited to take part in that ongoing conversation and help build a shared history of our state by contributing your photographs, memories and stories to the Recollection Wisconsin Shared Collection.
Want to see more Wisconsin stories? Explore resources from libraries, archives, historical societies and museums around the state at recollectionwisconsin.org.
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Letter from E. A. Richter, Leipzig to Gottlieb Wilhelm Findeisen, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, April 19, 1849, with a translation from the original…