Explore History

Each year, the Historic Indian Agency House produces an online history series to deepen and enrich our patrons’ understanding of the historical context of our site. We invite you to explore and enjoy all of our history series postings.

Artifact Ambassadors:

An Online Exhibition

An ambassador is a chosen individual who represents his country to a different corner of the world. Our Artifact Ambassadors are objects from the past which have the important job of relaying the stories of their own time to us living today.

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Vintage Viewpoints:

Voices From the Past

Immerse yourself in the conversations of the early 1800s. The complex and emotionally-charged issues of the day are addressed "in their own words" from primary historical sources regarding the removal of Americas' Native inhabitants from their ancestral lands.


History Rediscovered:

Browsing the Archives

Dust off the archives with us! Explore curiosities from old scrapbooks, fascinating documents, and more!

On Location:
The 1832 Landscape

Present-day footage features several locations related to the 1832 story of our Fort Winnebago Indian Agency