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This WikiProject was formed to foster better articles on the U.S. State of Wisconsin, with a spirit of cooperation. This page and its sub-pages aim to both provide resources for Wikipedia, and expand Wikipedia as a resource about Wisconsin. The project's talk page is a place for members to discuss issues regarding project-related articles. To join, simply add your name to the list at the participants section. To see articles and information about Wisconsin, see the Wisconsin Portal.

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Project divisions[edit]

  • Assessment (talk) — Assessing articles and other Wisconsin-related pages
  • Cities (talk) — Cities, towns, villages, and counties
  • Physical geography (talk) — Regions, parks, climate, and physical features
  • Transportation (talk) — Roads, trails, and rails in and around Wisconsin
  • Culture (talk) — Music, art, icons, mass communication
  • People (talk) — Includes Wisconsin natives and residents who have shaped Wisconsin
  • Government (talk) — Governance, as well as federal, state, and local politics in relation to Wisconsin
  • History (talk) — History of Wisconsin during and prior to statehood

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Noted articles[edit]

Featured articles[edit]

Menominee Tribe v. United StatesU.S. Route 8U.S. Route 141United States v. Progressive, Inc.USS Wisconsin (BB-64)Otto Julius Zobel

Former featured articles[edit]

Aztalan State ParkXanadu Houses

Featured lists[edit]

Green Bay Packers Hall of FameList of colleges and universities in WisconsinList of Green Bay Packers first-round draft picksList of Green Bay Packers head coachesList of Green Bay Packers seasonsList of Milwaukee Brewers first-round draft picksList of lieutenant governors of WisconsinList of Milwaukee Brewers Opening Day starting pitchersList of Milwaukee Bucks head coachesDan Savage bibliographyList of Governors of Wisconsin

Good articles[edit]

1899 New Richmond tornado1959 National League tie-breaker seriesAmerican Water SpanielElda Emma AndersonAttacks at Fort Blue MoundsBattle of Wisconsin HeightsBattle of Bad AxeBattle of Horseshoe Bend (1832)Battle of Waddams GroveBlack Hawk WarRyan BraunEdward CreutzBrett FavreLen FordGary GygaxWilliam S. HamiltonLorena HickokIndiana TerritoryAddie JossKechewaishkeMark Kellogg (reporter)Don KindtAlan KulwickiLyman LindeKlas August LinderfeltFranklin MatthiasJoseph McCarthyMcCarthyismMilwaukee Airport Railroad StationJohn Benjamin MurphyGeorge Nicol (baseball)Northwest Airlines Flight 421Plum River raidHerbert J. RayFrankie RayderMitchell Red Cloud, Jr.Sinsinawa Mound raidSpafford Farm massacreJames W. StephensonJames StrangSturtevant (Amtrak station)Taboo Tuesday (2004)Taliesin (studio)Spencer TracyUniversity of Wisconsin Experimental CollegeHelen C. WhiteGene WilderWinnebago War

Former good articles[edit]

Interstate 43AmishAurora Health CareChris GardnerHarley-DavidsonNorthern Pacific RailwayUnion Pacific RailroadWeyauwega, Wisconsin, derailmentWisconsin Highway 131

Did you know? articles[edit]

1933 Wisconsin milk strike1936 Marquette Golden Avalanche football team1937 Cotton Bowl Classic1947 Wisconsin earthquake1959 National League tie-breaker series1981 Garden State Bowl2013 Milwaukee IndyFest2013–14 Milwaukee Admirals seasonAlgific talus slopeAllen Centennial GardensAmerican System-Built HomesElda Emma AndersonAngel MuseumOrin W. AngwallJoseph AnthonyApril 4, 1981, West Bend tornadoArmistice Day BlizzardJ. Ogden ArmourDwight ArmstrongAttacks at Fort Blue MoundsAugust 23, 1998, Upper Great Lakes severe weather outbreakAugust 8–9, 1993, tornado outbreakMitchell AyresBaird Law OfficeHenry S. BairdAlbert Franklin BantaAugustus BarrowsThomas A. BarryLouis BashellBattle of Wisconsin HeightsBattle of Bad AxeBattle of Horseshoe Bend (1832)Battle of Waddams GroveRick BaumanBayfield groupDexter BeanJohn C. BecherCharlie BennettFranz J. Berlenbach, Jr.Congregation Beth Israel (Milwaukee)Bigger HairGeorge G. BinghamBio-Blend FuelsBlack Hawk TreeBob Blake (ice hockey)Frank BlissBoaz mastodonJohn Brennan (American football)British BandBronze FonzBrothertown IndiansCal BroughtonRobert V. BruceGeorge BrumderLeonard BrummMary BrunnerJoseph D. BryantJohn H. BurkeJames Cameron (activist)William W. CargillGabe CarimiJoyce CarlsonJerome CaseCave of the MoundsDickey ChapelleSS Charles W. WetmoreCity News & Novelty, Inc. v. City of WaukeshaCodex of Santa Catarina IxtepejiTim CoghlinWarrington ColescottColorGraphics Weather SystemsCharles F. ConradGeorge CornealRoundy CoughlinCovered Bridge (Cedarburg, Wisconsin)Osborne CowlesCranberry Creek Archeological DistrictEdward CreutzCudahy Packing CompanyJim DenomieDevils River (Wisconsin)Nancy DickersonHarrison H. DoddDriftless Area National Wildlife RefugeDrs. Foster & SmithEAA AirVenture MuseumBernard A. EckhartRip EganEhrlichia Wisconsin HM543746Brian ElliottTheresa ElmendorfHoward EngleGene EnglundJack EnzenrothDena EpsteinJohn J. EschFamily (Blumenfeld)Helen J. FarabeeRoyal T. FarrandJohn Field (American football)Thomas Fitch (politician)Edward FitzpatrickFlying MerkelLen FordGenevieve FosterGlenn FrankAmos FriesLloyd K. GarrisonGary ConAnne Nicol GaylorGeorge Webb RestaurantsGibraltar District School No. 2Gibraltar Rock State Natural AreaGibraltar Secondary SchoolGordie GillespieEddie GilletteMartin GlendonDonald GoerkeGogebic RangeGolden Fleece AwardSara Goldrick-RabBoleslaus GoralHenry GratiotGravel Island National Wildlife RefugeGravity Park USAGreat Circus ParadeGreen Island Light (Wisconsin)James A. GrossHyacinth (Jacek) GulskiDavid GunnessWill HagerupEdward A. HalbachHalf-Breed TractWilliam S. HamiltonOgden H. HammondGeorge Hampel (legislator)Hank (dog)Marcus Lee HansenFrank A. HaskellJoe HauserPhilip Hayes (general)Hearthstone Historic House MuseumLillian HeathSusan Lynn HefleHelen Way Klingler College of Arts and SciencesHenry Bergh (sculpture)James D. HenryGeorge Hirst (virologist)Arthur R. Hoard HouseBill HolbertHoller HouseHoly Hill National Shrine of Mary, Help of ChristiansThe Holyland (Wisconsin)Hope in Front of MeInterstate Bridge (Marinette, Wisconsin – Menominee, Michigan)Interstate ParkJanesville MallJanuary 31 – February 2, 2011 North American blizzardA. R. Johnson (Louisiana politician)Nels JohnsonAlfred M. JonesElizabeth JordanTim JorgensenJune 18, 2001, tornado outbreakBryan JurewiczAmar KalekaBob KamesMark Kellogg (reporter)Kettle Moraine Scenic DriveDon KindtRon KlimkowskiLen KoeneckeJohn KoetheKohler-Andrae State ParkEd KonetchyEdward KozłowskiDaniel E. Krause Stone BarnMichał KruszkaThure KumlienKuryer PolskiLa Crosse Fairgrounds SpeedwayFola La FolletteLaCrosse FootwearLake DeltonLarson Brothers AirportJames R. Lewis (legislator)Lyman LindeKlas August LinderfeltBernard J. LiskaList of Green Bay Packers first-round draft picksList of Green Bay Packers head coachesThomas A. LivesleyM. Stanley LivingstonLong Tail Point LightKevon LooneyDaryl B. LundFrederic O. MacCartneyMail jumpingBob Mariano (executive)Mars Cheese CastleFranklin MatthiasMax MaxfieldOscar G. Mayer, Jr.Oscar G. Mayer, Sr.Myron H. McCordVerne MeisnerKim MerrittBalthasar H. MeyerMifflin Street Block PartyList of Milwaukee Brewers Opening Day starting pitchersMilwaukee DoesMinor attacks of the Black Hawk WarTony Mitchell (basketball, born 1992)Vincent MrozAloisius Joseph MuenchMull Covered BridgeJohn Benjamin MurphyNabozny v. PodlesnyNational Fresh Water Fishing Hall of FameNatural Bridge State Park (Wisconsin)Justus Henry NelsonNorm NelsonGeorge Nicol (baseball)Oleg NikolaenkoNorth Woods HiawathaNueske's Applewood Smoked MeatsOctagon House (Fond du Lac, Wisconsin)Omaha HotelAmir OmarOneida Street StationChuck OrtmannOverpass Light BrigadePaleontology in ConnecticutPaleontology in IowaPaleontology in KansasPaleontology in WisconsinCharles Coolidge ParlinArthur H. ParmeleeVito PascucciHal PeckPeninsula 400Selig PerlmanPeshtigo Fire MuseumPeshtigo Reef LightPhillips Petroleum Co. v. WisconsinPlatte Mound MPlum River raidPort Washington LightPossibility PlaygroundJohn Wannuaucon QuinneyR. D. Whitehead MonumentJason RabedeauxRahr West Art MuseumFrankie RayderMissy RayderMitchell Red Cloud, Jr.Robert Campbell ReeveB. ReithLee RemmelZachary RhynerJohn RinkaRouse SimmonsDavid RubitskySt. James' Episcopal Church (Manitowoc, Wisconsin)David J. SapossWill SchaeferTim SchendelEdward SchildhauerGottfried SchloemerAugie SchmidtHenry SchoellkopfA. William SchorgerGeorge SellerySeptember 2010 Minnesota-Wisconsin floodJoe ShearWilliam ShernoffSifting and winnowingSimmons Bedding CompanySingle-grain experimentSinsinawa Mound raidSisters of St. Francis of the Holy CrossWilliam B. SlaughterThorvald A. SolbergSpafford Farm massacreLois Mark StalveyJustus Smith StearnsJoel StebbinsChristian SteinmetzJames W. StephensonJoseph M. StreetJames M. StrodeSturgeon Bay BridgeSummit Credit UnionSun Prairie, WisconsinGeorge H. SuttonWilliam Wilson TalcottTaliesin (studio)Hans Tambs LycheEunice TaylorTeaching Assistants AssociationTom TennantGeorgia ThompsonJoseph ThrockmortonRobert TillsSugar ToddAnastasios TsonisJohn Hanson TwomblyUnited States v. Article Consisting of 50,000 Cardboard Boxes More or Less, Each Containing One Pair of Clacker BallsUniversity of Wisconsin–Madison College of Letters and ScienceUniversity of Wisconsin Experimental CollegeUpper Twin Falls BridgeVernon County Jane DoeWadham's Oil and Grease Company of MilwaukeeJulia Grace WalesWarrior (steamboat)Washington Monument (Milwaukee)Arnold WeissWeyauwega, Wisconsin, derailmentMartin WheelockHelen C. WhiteSusan WicklundBob WielandWildcat Mountain State ParkHorace B. WillardIvy WilliamsonWingspread Conference on the Precautionary PrincipleElmer WinterWisconsin Department of Revenue v. William Wrigley, Jr., Co.Wisconsin Heights BattlefieldWisconsin Highway 131Wisconsin Highway 57Wisconsin PlanWisconsin State CapitolWisconsin State Firefighters MemorialWorld Championship Snowmobile DerbyJerry ZiesmerOtto Julius Zobel

Featured pictures[edit]

File:Little Norway Guide2.jpgFile:Sayornis phoebe -Owen Conservation Park, Madison, Wisconsin, USA-8.jpgFile:Wisconsin state coat of arms (illustrated, 1876).jpg

Featured portals[edit]

Portal:Chicago

Good article nominees[edit]

Reince PriebusA Simple Plan (film)USS Wisconsin (BB-9)

Resources[edit]

See Wikipedia:WikiProject Wisconsin/Library

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