The Dane County Historical Society was established in 1961 with the mission to preserve and promote Dane County’s history. DCHS is a membership organization that anyone can join. More about becoming a member can be found here. All donations are tax-deductible.
We recommend that researchers consult our online catalog before making an appointment. In some cases we may be able to copy or scan material and make it available at a small charge, in that way saving you the time and expense of making a trip to our archives.