Vilas County Museum & Historical Society
The Vilas County Historical Museum, founded in 1959, offers an extensive collection of historic exhibits and artifacts dating back to the pioneer days of the late 1800's in northern Wisconsin.*
Since its inception in 1959 the Museum has completed three expansion projects. Each were funded by the generous donations of visitors, residents and by membership fees.*
*Quoted from their webpage, see link at tab above.
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+++Affiliate of WHS
The Museum became an affilite of the Wisconsin Historical Society as part of its statewide network of local historical organizations. As reported in "Welcome to New Affiliates in 2007-2008", Columns, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Vol. 29, #4, July/August 2008, p. 6. [Copy at Lowwood.]