Dane County Historical Society

Special Event This Weekend!

“Robert M. La Follette: The Early Years”
Historical Marker Dedication
Sunday, October 15th
2:00-4:30 pm

*This event will take place rain or shine.*

Mustache photo age 29 with WHS Credit Line AND caption

Dane County Historical Society’s 47th marker, “Robert M. La Follette: The Early Years” will be dedicated on Sunday, October 15th at 2pm in the Town of Primrose, a few miles from his birthplace. The Dane County Historical Society is placing this marker, in cooperation with Township officials, at the intersection of County Hwy G and Oak Grove Road, 2 miles south of the Village of Mt. Vernon. A reception with light refreshments will follow at 3pm at Primrose Town Hall, located at 8468 County Hwy A, Verona, WI 53593. All are welcome! If you have questions, please contact the Dane County Historical Society at danecountyhistory@gmail.com.

Dane County Historical Society

The Dane County Historical Society is a non-profit organization. Our primary mission is education: promoting an awareness of Dane County’s rich heritage, thus aiding in its preservation. We carry out this mission through our special events, programs, and publications.

Much of the collection is available for searching via the Dane County Historical Society website.  The Records Center is not open for walk-ins or general browsing of the collection. A complete list of resources can be found by viewing our Research and Resources. If you find a specific item in the catalog that you would like to view or learn more about, please Contact the Society.