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This special section of The Olden Times features an index of old newspaper articles about  Wisconsin history and Wisconsin families. They can be a valuable resource for genealogical and historical research.

 Each of these was scanned from an original issue of an old newspaper in my personal collection. They appear in the order in which they were added to this website.

You'll find old news articles, obituaries, birth & marriage announcements, ads and more. To search for a specific name, see the links above to either the Search Page or the Index of Names.

Note: The Index of Names is always your best bet for finding a specific name!

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And we thought the testimony from today's murder trials was gruesome! A wife on trial for the murder of her husband:  Prosecutors Produce Murdered Man's Head in WERTELEWSKI Trial, Marinette, 1911

Judges Chosen for Fox River Valley Fair, 1905    Names now indexed! Surnames include the following: JOHNS, GREENWALD, BOTTENSEK, DEY, SWEETSER, AMES, WITTLIN, CULBERTSON, DAVIS, ZUEHLKE

Mrs. Fannie Mathes JONES to Visit Appleton, 1905    BAER, MORTON

HICKLEY Suicide, Milwaukee, 1848

Explosion at Kirby House Hotel in Milwaukee, 1887

Wisconsin Horror: Family Murdered in Fire, 1887   HONIKE, FRITZ 

RYAN Praises BRYANT Filly, 1890

RAGAN Recovering from Injuries, Madison, 1890

ANGELL Child Badly Burned, Madison, 1890

A. A. MILTEMORE Court-Martialed, Convicted, 1890

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