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Connect with Local History Outreach

Connect with Local History Outreach | Wisconsin Historical Society

The Wisconsin Historical Society's Local History Outreach Program supports a diverse community of local history and heritage organizations throughout the state. Scroll down to explore ways to connect with the Local History Outreach Program and local history experts across the state.

Connect With Us

The Society's Local History Outreach monthly e-newsletter provides timely updates and easy access to important information, events and resources. Contact fieldservices@wisconsinhistory.org to subscribe or to suggest topics for future e-newsletters. We also welcome submissions of interesting events or new exhibits happening around the state.

The Local History LISTSERVE is for anyone interested in communicating with their local history colleagues throughout the state (and beyond). Members can ask questions, seek advice, post events and much more. Join by sending an email to localhistory-request@listserve.uwec.edu and typing SUBSCRIBE in the body of the email. Past messages to the Local History LISTSERVE, sorted by email thread, are archived here. Questions or problems? Please contact Janet Seymour at janet.seymour@wisconsinhistory.org.

Local History Outreach Staff

Map of three service regions for Local History Outreach with contact information

Local History Outreach Regions

In addition to the regions delineated here, Tanika Apaloo, Fitzie Heimdahl, and Amy Norlin provide statewide services. Please see below for more information.

Have a specific question? You can contact Local History Outreach staff directly on any of the topics below.

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Janet Seymour

Outreach Director

Janet Seymour

Outreach Director

janet.seymour@wisconsinhistory.org

715-836-2250

Contact Janet for information about:


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Tanika Apaloo

Multicultural Outreach Coordinator

Tanika Apaloo

Multicultural Outreach Coordinator

tanika.apaloo@wisconsinhistory.org

608-264-6500

Contact Tanika for information about:

  • Outreach for multicultural organizations and communities
  • Heritage month open house events

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Fitzie Heimdahl

Historical Markers Program Coordinator

Fitzie Heimdahl

Historical Markers Program Coordinator

fitzie.heimdahl@wisconsinhistory.org

Contact Fitzie for information about:


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Kristen Leffelman

Milwaukee Outreach Coordinator

Kristen Leffelman

Milwaukee Outreach Coordinator

kristen.leffelman@wisconsinhistory.org

414-988-8655

Contact Kristen for information about:


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Amy Norlin

Local History Program Assistant

Amy Norlin

Outreach Services Coordinator

amy.norlin@wisconsinhistory.org

608-264-6579

Contact Amy for information about:


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Liz Wabindato

Educational Outreach Specialist

Liz Wabindato

Educational Outreach Specialist

liz.wabindato@wisconsinhistory.org 

715-685-2667

Contact Liz for information about:

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Have Questions?

Contact:

Janet Seymour
c/o University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
105 Garfield Avenue, Hibbard 728
Eau Claire, WI 54701-4004
Phone: 715-836-2250