Search Collections

The Wisconsin Veterans Museum holds a notable collection of historical material across several categories- artifacts, archives, library and oral histories. At this time there are two online search engines available to assist you with research. In addition, please see the Researchers tab for more suggestions and resources.

Collections Database

You can find information about three dimensional artifacts such as uniforms, weapons, medals, equipment and personal effects on Past Perfect Online. This database allows access to 26,000+ artifacts in the Wisconsin Veterans Museum collection.  Click here for more information or to search Past Perfect Online.

Archives, Library, and Oral History

You can find information about the published materials, manuscript collections, and oral history interviews at the Wisconsin Veterans Museum on WorldCat, a national library catalog. Use this catalog for finding books, letters, diaries, photographs, newsletters, maps, oral history interviews, and more materials preserved in the Research Center. Click here for more information or to search WorldCat.

The Wisconsin Veterans Museum is an educational activity of the Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs.